Building, Electrical and Plumbing Permits requirements for Solar Installations
The City of Coral Gables wishes to promote and encourage new development utilizing sustainable design and construction best practices. It recognizes the positive environmental impacts of energy efficient building designs, construction, operation and maintenance methods and materials. It also strives to combat the depletion of natural resources such as clean air, water and natural light.
The following provides guidance to property owners, architects, contractors and others who are using solar energy in their buildings.
All the required documents outlined in the "Permit Checklist" shown above shall be submitted to the Board of Architects for aesthetic review. Once approval has been obtained, the submittal will be reviewed by the applicable disciplines in the Development Services Department.