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City of DeLand
120 S. Florida Avenue
DeLand, FL 32720
Phone: 386-626-7000
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Commercial Permit Checklist
The following is the Minimum items needed to apply for a new commercial construction permit in the City of DeLand:

-Completed Tree Application
-Completed Permit Application
-All other relevant permits from Governmental agencies (if applicable) (FDOT, SJRWMD, County, etc)

The following information must be included on 3 signed/sealed (by a design professional) plans:


All Permits
1. Site Requirements
Parking
Fire Access
Vehicle Loading
Driving/turning radius
Fire hydrant/water supply/ Post Indicator Valve (PIV)
Set-back/separation (assumed property lines)
Location of specific tanks, water lines and sewer lines
2. Occupancy group and special occupancy requirements shall be determined
 
3. Minimum type of construction shall be determined (Table 503)
 
4. Fire resistant construction requirements shall include the following components
Fire-resistant separations
Fire resistant protection for type of construction
Protection of openings and penetrations of rated walls
Fire blocking and draft stopping
Calculated fire resistance
5. Fire suppression systems shall include
Early warning smoke evacuation systems
Schematic
Fire Sprinklers
Standpipes
Pre-engineered systems
Riser diagram
Same as above.
6. Life Safety systems shall be determined and shall include the following requirements:
Occupant load and egress capabilities
Early warning
Smoke control
Stair pressurization
Systems schematic
7. Occupancy Load/Egress Requirements shall include:
Occupancy load
Gross
Net
Means of egress
Exit access
Exit discharge
Stairs construction/geometry and protection
Doors
Emergency lighting and exit signs
Specific occupancy requirements
Construction requirement
Horizontal exits/exit passageways
8. Structural requirements shall include:
Soil conditions/analysis
Termite protection
Design Loads
Wind requirements
Building envelope
Structural calculations (if required)
Foundation
Wall Systems Floor Systems
Roof Systems
Threshold inspection plan
Stair systems
9. Materials shall be reviewed and shall, at minimum include:
Wood
Steel
Aluminum
Concrete
Plastic
Glass
Masonry
Gypsum board and plaster
Insulating (mechanical)
Roofing
Insulation
10. Accessibility requirements shall include:
Site requirements
Accessible route
Vertical accessibility
Toilet and bathing facilities
Drinking fountains
Equipment
Special occupancy requirements
Fair housing requirements
11. Interior requirements shall include:
Interior finishes (flame spread/smoke develop)
Light abd ventilation
Sanitation
12. Special Systems
Elevators
Escalators
Lifts
13. Swimming Pools
Barrier requirements
Spas
Wading Pools
Electrical
1. Electrical
Wiring
Services
Feeders and branch circuits
Over current protection
Grounding
Wiring methods and materials
GFCIs
2. Equipment
 
3. Special Occupancies
 
4. Emergency Systems
 
5. Communication Systems
 
6. Low-voltage
 
7. Load Calculations
 
Plumbing
1. Minimum plumbing facilities
2. Fixture requirements
3. Water supply piping
4. Sanitary drainage
5. Water heaters
6. Vents
7. Roof drainage
8. Backflow prevention
9. Irrigation
10. Location of water supply line
11. Grease traps
12. Environmental; requirements
13. Plumbing riser
 
Mechanical
1. Energy calculations
 
2. Exhaust systems:
Clothes dryer exhaust 25 or booster
Kitchen equipment exhaust
Specialty exhaust systems
3. Equipment
4. Equipment location
5. Make-up air
6. Roof-mounted equipment
7. Duct Systems
8. Ventilation
9. Combustion air
10. Chimneys, fireplaces and vents
11. Appliances
12. Boilers
13. Refrigeration
14. Bathroom ventilation
15. Laboratory
 
Gas
1. Gas piping
2. Venting
3. Combustion air
4. Chimneys and vents
5. Appliances
6. Types of Gas
7. Fireplaces
8. LP tank location
9. Riser diagram/shut-offs
 
Demolition
1. Asbestos removal
2. Historic
 
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