Notice of Commencement

A Notice of Commencement (NOC) is required on improvements to real property when the project cost is greater than $2,500. For a project which involves the repair or replacement of an existing heating or air-conditioning system, a Notice of Commencement is required when the project cost is $7500 or greater.

Download Notice of Commencement

How to complete

  1. Complete the form
  2. Make sure that the NOC is recorded and certified at the Clerk's office.

Where to send Notice of Commencement

Email your completed NOC to or fax it to (813) 274-6721.

You can also turn it into one of our permitting offices:

County Center
601 E. Kennedy Blvd. 19th Floor
Tampa, FL 33602


Southshore Regional Service Center
410 30th St. SE
Ruskin, FL 33570


For further information about Notice of Commencement, call Development Services at (813) 272-5600.