Do you need to do work in the street, under the sidewalk or in the grassy area next to the street?
Tell us about your project and what type of work you will be doing. Please allow two business days to process your application once submitted.
Fill Out the Application
The city requires different documents depending on the work that is being done. Our Right-of-Way Plan Review Checklist can help you determine what materials you will need to submit.
Review the Checklist
After we process your application, you will receive an email to submit your plans for review. Please allow two business days to route your plans for review once you have formally submitted your plans and documents.
Log into ProjectDox
We will review your Right-of-Way plans within 10 business days. When the reviews have been completed, you will receive an email with a link to view the results. If you need corrections, you can upload your updated plans in ProjectDox. We will review those revisions within an additional 10 business days.
At any point in the project, you can check your permit status using our permit lookup tool.
Check Your Permit Status
If your plans are approved, and you are not fee-exempt , we will email you a link to make a payment. You can view any fees that are due and pay them using our permit lookup tool.
View the Fees
After you pay your fees, we will email you to let you know your plans are available for download. Log into ProjectDox and download your plans from the Approved folder. Please allow two business days to issue these items from the date of payment.
Log into ProjectDox
If you need to close a street or sidewalk, in addition to this permit you will need to request a road closure.
Request a Road Closure
You must keep the following items at the job site for the duration of your work:
Failure to have these items on site at all times could result in a fine and denial of inspections.
You will need to schedule a pre-walk and daily open cut/jack and bore/directional drilling inspections. The contractor is responsible for scheduling inspections for every day of work. They will need to provide a contact name, phone number and work location.
Schedule an Inspection
If your permit is open for more than 12 months without an inspection, it will expire.
You can submit your plans by mail or in person at:
City Hall, Permitting Services Division
400 South Orange Avenue, 1st floor
Orlando, FL 32801
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, except holidays
Once all work and restoration is complete, you need to schedule a final inspection. Common reasons for denial include:
Schedule a Final Inspection