Building Department

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Telephone: (850) 482- 9805
Fax: (850) 718- 0029

The Building Department of the Jackson County Board of County Commissioners strives to safe guard the health, safety and welfare of Jackson County residents, businesses, and visitors by providing services such as inspections on new structures and major improvements of existing structures, ensuring that all construction complies with State and local building requirements, and issuance of contractor competency cards.

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