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All improvements, modifications, and/or additions to all existing structures shall be calculated cumulatively for ten years from the date of the initial permit date. Additionally, all reconstruction and/or repairs to a damaged structure shall be calculated cumulatively for ten years from the date of the initial permit date. More information about the FEMA 50% Rule is on our Municode online: Sec. 86-71. - Calculating substantial improvement and damage. Call the Building Department 727-474-7786 for more information and to fill out the forms.
NOTE: Owners pulling their own permits can hire laborers to help you in the construction, however, you must supervise any of the laborers you hire. You can enter into a contract for the different categories of work (electrical, mechanical, plumbing, etc.) as long as the person you hire is a licensed contractor. Owner/Builder Affidavit filled out in person only
NOTE: A survey for the property must be submitted with your permit application and it must be current (within 6 months) per the Building Official.
Yes, the Building Official will do an In-progress inspection once you have torn off the top layer and we can inspect the underlayment, this allows the code compliant roof work to proceed. Preferably, the in-progress inspection should have the roof loaded, so that we can see the final roofing material being installed. Failure to call for an in-progress inspection may result in discipline by the PCCLB. A Roofing Affidavit could be required please inquire with the Building Department 727-464-7786.
All inspections are scheduled Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 10:00 AM AND 3:00 PM.
The Town of Indian Shores does not have rental restrictions, you will need to contact your condo association or speak to the owner. For further information please call the building department or visit https://myfloridalicense.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/754/kw/what%20statute%20covers%20condo's who regulates rentals.
When the Town adopts the annual budget, it determines the tax rate that must be applied on property in order to generate the necessary revenue in addition to all other sources which are available. The current tax rate for the Town of Indian Shores is 1.87000 mills, or $1.87 per $1000 of taxable value. The taxable value of all property in the Town is established by the Pinellas County Property Appraiser. The Town has no control over the taxable value of property; it only has control over the Town's portion of the tax rate that is levied.
One mill is equal to $1 for each $1,000 of taxable property value. The Town of Indian Shores 2017 Millage Rate is 1.87.
18328 Gulf Blvd., Indian Shores, FL 33785 - From Town Hall go south on Gulf Blvd past the Park Blvd bridge. The Seabird Sanctuary is on your right (Gulf) side, across from the Fifth Third Bank. Look for a large pelican by the edge of the road. Open 9:00 a.m. to sunset daily. Phone (727) 391-6211.
The Town of Indian Shores has a Town Council from of government, with 5 Council members, each serving 3-year terms of office. Council Meetings are normally held the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Committee Meetings are normally held on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Times will be posted on the electronic sign outside the Town Hall.
Indian Shores Voting Districts and Representatives:Precinct #419 - Town of Indian Shores James J. Lawrence, MayorPinellas County Commission District #5 Karen SeelPinellas County School Board Dr. Michael Grego, SuperintendentPinellas County Supervisor of Elections Deborah ClarkFlorida Senate District #22 Jeff BrandesFlorida House of Representative District #66 Larry AhernU.S. Senators Mark Rubio and Bill NelsonU.S. House of Rep. Congressional District #13 Charlie CristGovernor Rick ScottLieutenant Governor Carlos Lopez-CanteraSecretary of State Ken Detzner
Town of Indian Shores, 19305 Gulf Blvd, Indian Shores, FL 33785 (727) 595-4020; www.myindianshores.com
Daily parking requires meter payment at a rate of $1.00 per hour. A permit from Midnight to Midnight is available for a purchase price of $12.00 at the Indian Shores Town Hall, 2nd Floor Communications/Records Division from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm., Monday through Friday. For extended parking beyond what is listed above, contact the Communications/Records Division. Each permit must be individually purchased by the user, and you must have a license plate number to correspond with the permit.
Please visit the Records & Information Division between 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.. *You must be a Property Owner* to obtain a reentry pass. You will need to show proof of ownership, and a Government issued ID Card, such as a Driver's License.
Yes, the Patrol Division Police Officers are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. However, the administrative offices and records, are closed during non-business hours. The Officers actively patrol the communities of Indian Shores and Redington Shores, and respond to calls as necessary. If you have an Emergency, hang up and DIAL 911. If you need to speak with an Officer for a non-emergency situation, please call Dispatch at (727) 595-5414 and an Indian Shores Police Officer will be dispatched to respond.
Records are available Monday through Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm. Crash Reports are protected from release for 60 days, except to those immediately involved in the crash, a vehicle/property owner, or their Insurance Representative; Legal Counsel. Incident reports are available to the public, unless otherwise restricted due to an Active Investigation, or other circumstances. Please contact Indian Shores Police Department's Records and Administration at (727) 595-5414, or firstname.lastname@example.org. To make an on-line report of a traffic crash, follow the below link:
Indian Shores is home to the Seaside Seabird Sanctuary. The link below will direct you to their website and contact information.
Due to budgetary restraints, the Indian Shores Police Department will no longer honor requests for shoulder patches, or insignia. The cost of postage, patches, and the time to process requests has become cost prohibitive.