PLANS - FOUR COPIES. Plans that are prepared by a Florida registered architect or engineer shall be prepared in compliance with required wind loads and must contain a statement on the plan that the building/structure has been designed according to the Florida Building Code, 5th Edition (2014). The following information related to wind loads shall be shown on the construction drawings:
- Ultimate design wind speed and nominal design wind speed
- Risk category
- Wind exposure
- Classification of the applicable enclosure
- Components and Cladding
- Geotechnical information
If the construction is located in a coastal area specific to the limitations under The Lee County Land Development Code, Chapter 14, Article II, Division 2, Sea Turtles; also Chapter 6, Article III Coastal Construction Code, and Article IV Flood Hazard Reduction, the architect or engineer shall provide a statement of compliance with those applicable code sections.
Manufacturer's name and model number with Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and product approval number from Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulations is required for impact resistant windows, doors, garage doors, shutters, overhead doors, and soffit material.
When applicable (out of a fire district requirement for the type of construction, or provision of a Development Order) note compliance with N.F.P.A.13D for fire sprinklers. Plans must show compliance with State of Florida Administrative Code 61G15-32
If structure is a Modular Building four (4) sets of Department of Economic Opportunity approved plans and a valid approval letter.
Four (4) sets of signed and sealed foundation plans.
Four (4) sets of construction details for the handicap ramp and or stairs.