Development Services Department


The Development Services Department strives to provide quality service to residents and business owners as well as developers and contractors doing business in the city. The Department's efforts can be seen through continuing development and redevelopment throughout the City. The Department's mission is to protect the health, safety and welfare of Hallandale Beach residents while enhancing the City's aesthetic appearance, maintaining responsible growth management principles and providing high-quality customer service. 
The Development Services Department is comprised of the following Divisions:

Building Division

The Building Division implements the minimum requirements of the Florida Building Code (FBC) and Broward County Administrative Provisions currently in effect to safeguard the public health, safety and general welfare. The Division provides the following services:
  • 40-Year Building Safety Inspection Program
  • Construction Permits and Inspections
  • Flood Zone Information
  • Unsafe Structures

Click here for additional information on Building Division Services.

Code Compliance Division

The Code Compliance purpose is to preserve and improve quality of life, maintain property and community values by assuring compliance through education, ensuring that zoning ordinances and other codes are followed. The Division provides the following Services: 

  • Educate Residents on Common Violations
  • Receive and Investigate Resident Complaints
  • Issue Notices to Residents
  • Monitor Minimum Housing Regulations
  • Facilitate Special Magistrate Hearings

Click here for more information on Code Compliance Division Services.

Planning and Zoning Division

The Planning and Zoning Division is responsible for the conception, upkeep and implementation of City of Hallandale Beach's short and long-range planning strategies. The Division provides the following services: 

  • Property Zoning and Land Use Information
  • Zoning and Development Regulations and Maps 
  • Plan Reviews and Zoning and Land Development Review Applications 
  • Development Review Committee and Planning and Zoning Board
  • Current Development Activities
  • Current Planning Initiatives and Community Outreach 
  • Comprehensive Plan 
  • Local Businesses Licensing, Vacation Rentals and Special Events 
  • Transportation and Mobility Planning 
 Click here for additional information on Planning and Zoning Division Services.