Dania Beach Broward's First City Incorporated 1904
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Community Development / Building, Planning & Zoning
Dania Beach Development ProjectsThe Community Development Department consists of two divisions responsible for the coordinating and regulating the planning, development, appearance, and safety of “privately owned property and buildings.” The two divisions in the Department are: 

Building Division
Responsible for the enforcing of building codes relative to new construction, additions, remodeling and interior renovation of residential, commercial, and industrial property; including accepting and processing building permit applications, reviewing plans, and conducting inspections. Also responsible for condemnation and demolition of unsafe structures. 

Planning & Zoning Division
Planning and Zoning Division: Responsible for reviewing proposed townhouse, apartment, commercial, and industrial development (and redevelopment) for compliance with the Zoning Code, Comprehensive Plan, and Community Redevelopment Area Plan. Responsible providing recommendations to the Planning and Zoning Advisory Board and City Commission regarding rezoning requests, land use plan amendments, site plans, plats, variance and special exception requests, and special event requests. Responsible for periodically updating the zoning code and comprehensive plan pursuant to State Law and as directed by the City Commission. Serves as staff support to the Planning and Zoning Advisory Board and City Commission.

Code Compliance Unit Division
Dania Beach Code Compliance Unit is responsible for the enforcement of zoning, landscape, vegetation, and sign codes relative to existing buildings and vacant land including reviewing single family home permits for compliance with zoning requirements. Code Compliance Unit is also responsible for enforcing city codes relating to the use of vacant land and developed property.

Parking Division
Parking, Parking Enforcement, Beach Parking Permit, Parking Permit Application, Parking Citation. City Hall Parking Garage. For Parking Enforcement information, please call (954) 924-6810.

Dania Beach Code of Ordinances

Individual Parcel Information
For individual parcel information, you may visit the Broward County Property Appraiser’s website and select the ‘City Zoning Codes’ Map Layer to view your property”.

Customer Satisfaction Survey
Building/Zoning/Fire Divisions Customer Satisfaction Survey

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City of Dania Beach  •  100 W. Dania Beach Blvd.  •  Dania Beach, FL 33004  •  954-924-6800  •  Fax: 954-921-2604