Within the BMSD, Zoning permits and inspections are required for:
- All new construction
- Temporary signage
- All other construction activities
We only provide zoning services for properties in the
BMSD (unincorporated area). If your property is within a city or town, you will need to work with the municipal zoning department. Please enter the property address
here to find contact information for your Zoning Administrator.
Meeting request dates for BMSD property owners/developers are Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM, except County holidays. To request a meeting, please email
Zoning@Broward.org, including the property address or folio and a preferred callback number and time.
HISTORIC ZONING ORDINANCES
Various historical zoning documents are available for perusal and download. Historic zoning ordinances from 1952 to 1990, maps of given areas between 1960 and 2012, and aerial photography for 1933, 1947, 1955, and 1963 to 2000. Visit
Historic Zoning Ordinances and Maps for available materials.