Forms and resources for for Notice of Commencement, ROW, refunds, building and construction, and natural hazard planning

Notice of Commencement

A Notice of Commencement (NOC) is required on improvements to real property when the project cost is greater than $5,000. For a project requiring only a mechanical permit, including one which involves the repair or replacement of an existing heating or air-conditioning system, a Notice of Commencement is required when the project cost is $15,000 or greater.

NOC instructions

  • Make sure that the NOC is recorded and certified at the Clerk's office then you can upload it on the HillsGovHub portal.

NOC forms


For further information about Notice of Commencement, call at (813) 272-5600.

Right-of-Way Permits (ROW)

Find how to information on apply page, forms you may need for ROW permits, fee schedules, and manuals.

ROW apply pages - instructions and information

ROW application forms

ROW fee schedule & manuals


Request for a permit or application refund

Building and construction - additional resources

Other resources you may need for building and subtrade permitting

Instructions and information

Guides, requirements, and webinar videos


Natural hazard planning - additional resources

Other resources you may need for natural hazard planning.

Guidelines, instructions, and forms

Expedited permitting

Please note, if you are requesting an expedited building permit or development order review, as allowable under state law, please include this information in your online permit application and reference the statutory basis for your request.

Last Modified: 2/2/2024, 2:06:23 PM

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