Formal approval of building plans by the designated government agency as meeting the requirements of prescribed codes. It is an authorization to proceed with the construction or reconfiguration of a specific structure at a particular site, in accordance with the approved drawings and specifications.
M.E.D. Expeditors will obtain all permits for local sites. We investigate all the requirements, terms, rates and approvals necessary for you to understand what must be done, and then coordinate with your architect or construction manager of a plan to obtain permits in the shortest time possible. We will be in constant communication with you and the city government for all roles to fill, and payments to the corresponding jurisdiction, negotiate with the city or county in your name and start the plans processing.
After making all the necessary corrections, submit plans and were ready for the final construction approval by the city government.
Our staff is trained for administrative and / or techniques to work directly with clients, explaining the permit application process, the review of the plans, and provide overall guidance to ensure that the authorization process is completed in accordance with policies and procedures.
Our employees are required to have considerable knowledge of the construction, in order to help customers determine the permissions that are required for work, construction costs and construction per square feet.
Our teams are able to make decisions based on their initiative and independent judgment.
M.E.D. Expeditors, provides information to customers and homeowners on procedures for obtaining permits. We supply to customers and homeowners documents related to obtaining permits. Reviews permit applications, compliance with regulations, construction costs, in addition, provide information to the public about the steps necessary to complete the permitting process until project completion.
M.E.D. Expeditors, is in constant online connection to check and see how they progress in the city permits local government
Residential construction is the process of adding structure to real property. The vast majority of the construction works are small renovations, such as adding a room, or renovation of a bathroom.
The commercial building is purchased privately or publicly utilizing various delivery methodologies, including cost estimates, the offer lasts, negotiated price, traditional, management contracts, construction management at risk design and construction design.
Residential construction practices and / or commercial, technology and resources must comply with local building codes authority and practice. Materials readily available in the general area, dictate the materials of construction used. The construction cost per square foot basis gives homes and / or offices can vary dramatically depending on site conditions, local regulations, economies of scale, the availability of qualified tradesmen.
MED Expeditors, has extensive knowledge of the level of residential and commercial construction, which ensures that the permits are approved by the respective city in the estimated time.
In this photo John Fullerton, President of THE FULLERTON GROUP ARCHITECTS, reviewing business plans approved by the city.
Miami boasts the seventh highest metropolitan population in the country.
The U.S. city of Miami, Florida is the site of 307 high-rises, 59 of which stand taller than 400 feet. The tallest building in the city is the 64-story Four Seasons Hotel & Tower, which rises 789 feet in Miami’s Brickell district and was completed in 2003.
It also stands as the tallest building in the state of Florida and the 51st-tallest building in the United States. The second-tallest skyscraper in the city is the Southeast Financial Center, which rises 764 feet .
Nine of the ten tallest buildings in Florida are located in Miami.
MED Expeditors, knows the requirements to obtain permits for the construction of high rises, the interior remodeling and / or additions in general
The Permit Records Section will direct you to pay an up-front permit fee at the cashier. Most Permitting, Environment and Regulatory Affairs reviews will be completed in several days. Residential permits & commercial permits take approximately 2 weeks
MED Expeditors, receives copies of all building permits for your own records and to obtain quickly and accurately any residential or commercial property in Miami-Dade County.
We also obtain results via online to meet customer needs.
We offer a full account of the history of the construction of the property as soon as possible.
Our team is in the field every day, completing research requests quickly and efficiently. Our project assistants can also read and understand building permits so you can get the most accurate and fast investigation.
Whenever a person gets a building permit for (A) new construction or (B) improvement to an existing building, he/she will be required to obtain a Certificate of Occupancy from the Building Department upon completion of any construction work.
MED Expeditors, prepares and verifies all documentation required for the issuance of TCO, CO, TCC and CC Certificates, we prepared reports, coordinates committee meetings and other related tasks as required.
We also obtain results via online to meet customer needs.
We also coordinate plans processing functions between building department.
In the U.S. state of Florida, a notary public is a public officer appointed by the governor of the state to take acknowledgments, administer oaths, attest to photocopies of certain documents, solemnize marriage, protest the non-acceptance or non-payment of negotiable instruments, and perform other duties specified by law.
A notary may only perform a notaries act upon receipt of satisfactory proof of identity (i.e. a driver’s license or other form of identification card), or by the notary’s own personal knowledge of the person appearing before them, or upon the sworn statement of two witnesses who personally know the person whose signature is to be authenticated.
Maria Elena Delgado, President of M.E.D. Expeditors, and Notary Public Florida State, can authenticate documents and perform other acts that vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction.
This will allow much faster processing any permits required to process the plans.
If you are a building a restaurant/hotel or just need licensing… Here in MED Expeditors we verify, obtain new, update and renew your licenses in the division of hotels and restaurants. Our staff has great knowledge and experience with licensing in the Florida Department of business & professional regulation.
– Liquor license
– Beer and wine permit/license
– Sitting capacity approval
Miami-Dade County Department of Environmental Resources Management (DERM) manages, restores and protects Miami-Dade’s environment, focusing on such issues as air, drinking water and surface water quality monitoring, manatee protection, beach renourishment and habitat restoration. DERM provides on-the-scene emergency response coordination for hazardous material and other incidents, regulates water and sewer utility companies, monitors industrial and commercial sources of air and water pollution, preserves tree resources and environmentally sensitive lands, and enforces local, state and federal environmental standards.
If a permit from DERM is necessary for you to obtain any of the above referenced certificates and licenses, DERM require different permit applications based upon what the permit is needed for.
MED Expeditors, making the decision whether you need a special permit. There may be cases where a permit is required and that is not here. There may also be occasions where multiple activities require permits. We recommend that you contact us to determine if other permits may be required in your situation.
The Water and Sewer Department’s (WASD) New Customer Division offers an electronic review service (eReview) for development projects. This allows registered customers to submit plans for review and approval in electronic file formats. Reviews, markups and changes can be exchanged electronically, thus improving efficiency
The Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department is responsible for the operation and maintenance of wastewater collection and water distribution systems in most of Miami-Dade County.
Title companies, attorneys or residents requesting Premise Location Certification for properties served by the Water and Sewer Department can order one by contacting the Department.
It is an approval of a specific use at a specific location
Prior to the issuance of a Certificate of Use, the applicant must obtain DERM’s approval. In order for DERM to approve a Certificate of Use, the applicant must:
- Comply with DERM’s Land Use Regulations (i.e. Wellfield Protection Areas, Uses Served by Septic Tanks, etc),
- Obtain the appropriate Sewer Capacity Certification (aka Sewer Allocation)
- Obtain any required DERM Operating Permits (i.e. Industrial Waste, Air Source, Storage Tank, Grease Discharge, etc.).
You must make an appointment to view or obtain copies of Building Plans on file in the Microfilm and Plans Library. The following are guidelines and procedures that should be followed to ensure optimal service for all our clients.
Some microfilm records have been converted to digital format and can be viewed and/or printed using this web site without having to visit the Department of Permitting, Environment and Regulatory Affairs.
Documents that have been converted to digital format will have the word “Images” under “Document Format.” If the desired document has been digitized, you can just proceed to pay and view/print.
If you need a certified copy you must make an appointment. Certified copies are typically used for: reissuing a permit, canceling a permit, or replacing a lost set of plans to be placed at a job site.
MED Expeditors, takes care of all these processes.