When is a permit required?

Per Florida Building Code (102.2), a permit is required to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish or change the occupancy of a building or structure, or to erect, install, alter, convert or replace any electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system; the installation of which is regulated by technical code. 

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1. How long is my permit good for?
2. Do I need a contractor?
3. How do I extend my permit that is issued but about to expire?
4. If my permit has "failed" an inspection, is there an extra fee charged?
5. How does a contractor get registered with the Town of Fort Myers Beach?
6. When is a permit required?
7. What happens if I choose not to obtain the required permits?
8. What is the current review period for building permits?
9. What do I need if I live in a condo and want to replace my windows?
10. Do I need a permit to Erect/ Replace a fence?
11. Do I need a permit for a deck?
12. How close can a pool enclosure/pool be to a seawall?
13. How close can you get to a non-seawalled natural body of water (Rip Rap)?
14. What is needed for minor Condo Renovations?