Community Development Department

The Community Development Department is committed to providing uniform enforcement of the adopted codes with education and tact.  To implement the functions of this department, qualified professional staff provides courteous and prompt service with an open door policy to the general public.

BS&A Online is our new online portal for Permits, Code Enforcement and Licensing. 

Here you can access all our online services for permitting, planning and zoning, code enforcement, and business licensing from your home, office, or mobile device. 

Please register by selecting the link below and going to the My Account link.  You will have immediate access to details of your file.

Contact Information:

For permitting and insurance, business licensing, and code enforcement, please contact:
Krista Ellingson, 321-773-4409 ext 118 or

Karl Baumann, Community Development Director/Building Official
565 Cassia Boulevard
Satellite Beach, FL 32937
Tel: (321) 773-4409 ext 120
Fax: (321) 777-6619

Hours of operation:

Monday thru Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Closed for lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.)

Building Permits: This program is mandated by State and local laws to provide building permit and inspection services to ensure adherence with adopted codes and standards for the construction of buildings and facilities within the City.  This activity safeguards life, health, public welfare and the protection of property.  The program helps maintain quality of life by ensuring compliance with minimum housing requirements, the correction of unsafe building conditions, and the adherence with zoning regulations.

Code Enforcement: The purpose of this program is to respond to complaints and provide routine inspection services to promote compliance with City Codes.  Most activity is focused on the abatement of nuisances within neighborhoods with result in blighting influences, or disturbance of the peace.  Such activities include the general maintenance and upkeep of buildings, removal of trash and debris, removal of abandoned vehicles and trailers, responding to noise complaints in commercial and residential areas, proper storage and disposal of solid waste, controlling animal nuisances and enforcement activities of a similar nature.

Building Permit and Inspection Utilization Report FY 19-20 (In accordance with Florida Statutes, Section 553.80(7)(b))