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Building Department
  NOTE: The Jamaica Beach Permit Requirements form must be signed and submitted with all building permit applications.  A Municipal Services Agreement must be signed by the property owner and submitted with any building permit application that includes plumbing.  The City of Jamaica Beach adopted the 2018 Series of the International Building Codes and the 2017 National Electrical Code on November 18, 2019 (effective January 1, 2020), all building permits must comply with those codes.
  - lists building codes adopted by the city, and some special requirements that may apply.
  - use this Building Permit Application for new construction or additions.
  - use this Building Permit Application for all other types of construction, installation, and repair work.
  - use this Building Permit Application for construction within 1,000 feet of the beach vegetation line.
  - use this Building Permit Application for work involving construction, landscaping activities or restoration projects on or near the vegetation line and dune system.
  - use this Building Permit Application when installing an in-ground or above ground swimming pool.
  Online Building Permit Payment  (Bureau Code: 7609618)
   - lists the building permit fees, effective January 1, 2020.
Water Department
  - use this form to connect water service; form must be submitted in person along with identification and applicable fees (contact the Water Department for fees).
  - use this form to change your mailing address; form may be mailed or faxed.
  - use this form to disconnect water service; form may be mailed or faxed.
Police Department
  - submit this form to request a copy of an accident report from the Jamaica Beach Police Department.
  - use this form to advise the police when you are going to be away from your home and would like it to be placed on a "watch" list.
Municipal Court
  Request for Time to Pay Form
  - contact the court before submitting this form; failure to do so could impact your rights.
  Online Court Payment (Bureau Code: 4670794)
  Permit For Use of Park Pavilion
  Permit for Use of Park Pavilion - Special Event
  Permit for Use of Park Pavilion - Charitable Event
  - the above permit applications grant exclusive use of the city park pavilion and kitchen facilities.
  - the above dumpster permit application needs to be completed annually if you have an enclosed dumpster.
  Online Permit Payments (Bureau Code: 9921782)
  - All requests for public information must be directed to the Interim City Secretary at one of the designated addresses provided on the Public Information Request form. Click here to view a copy of the City of Jamaica Beach Public Information Request Standard Operating Procedures.
  - use to report and remit local hotel occupancy taxes collected. Please click here to report State hotel occupancy taxes.
  Online Hotel Occupancy Tax Payment (Bureau Code: 9290080)
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