​Note: Contractor will be notified if permit request documentation is incomplete, and will be required to resubmit ENTIRE amended document package.  All materials must be submitted to wellpermitting@leegov.com  Please submit in PDF format

Required Documents for All Well Permits

(Domestic, Irrigation, Agricultural, Fire, Test, Piezometer, Public Water Supply, Limited Use Community Public Water Supply, Geo-Thermal Supply/Injection, Existing Well Inspection, & Monitoring all others listed below) 

 


Additional Documentation Requirements by Permit Type
 

​type of well projectPurpose/useadditional required documents

​Domestic Well

  • ​single family
  • duplex with multiple wells
  • multi-family
  • replacement
  • Engineer Drawn and ​Lee County Health Department approved site plan
  • Owners Authorization Form
  • Site Plan
  • Water Use permti required for Mult-Family Well

Domestic Irrigation

  • ​single family

 

  • ​Site plan
  • Owners Authorization Form

 

​Commercial Irrigation Well

  • commercial
  • industrial
  • Water Use Permit (WUP) number and copy of WUP (cover page & table “A”)
  • Owners Authorization Form

​Agricultural Irrigation Well 

  • agricultural
  • Water Use Permit (WUP) number and copy of WUP (cover page & table “A”)
  • Owners Authorization Form

​ Other - Single Family Fire Well

  • ​single family
  • duplex
  • multi-family
  • ​Fire well engineering design calculations for fire suppression system water demand in accordance with National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

Commercial/ Industrial (Fire Well)

  • ​commercial
  • farm

 

  • ​Fire well engineering design calculations for fire suppression system water demand in accordance with NFPA
  • Water Use Permit (WUP) number and copy of WUP (cover page & table “A”)
  • Owners Authorization Form

​Test Well

  • ​commercial
  • farm
  • Water Use Permit (WUP) number and copy of WUP (cover page & table “A”)
  • Owners Authorization Form
  • Approval from South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD)

​Monitor Well

  • Industrial
  • commercial
  • Farm
  • ​Site plan indicating  Monitor well(s) location(s)
  • Owner’s Authorization Form
  • Lee County Property Appraiser Cover Sheet ("Parcel Detail" sheet)

Test Boring/

​Geotechnical Boring

(to be abandoned within one week of construction)

  • ​single family
  • duplex
  • multi-family
  • commercial
  • farm
  • Lee County Test Boring Permit Application showing correct proposed piezometer well(s) construction details
  • Site plan indicating proposed piezometer well(s) location(s)
  • Owner’s Authorization Form
  • Lee County Property Appraiser Cover Sheet ("Parcel Detail" sheet)

Public Water/​Limited Use Community Public Water Supply Well

  • ​commercial
  • replacement

​Geo-Thermal Injection Well

 

  • commercial/residential

​Elevator Shaft Drilling & Grouting

  • all
  • Two completed Lee County Elevator Shaft Permit Applications (Drilling & Grouting)
  • Owner’s Authorization Form
  • Lee County Property Appraiser Cover Sheet ("Parcel Detail" sheet)

​Existing Well Inspections

  • all
  • ​Lee County Existing Well Application
  • Lee County Property Appraiser Cover Sheet ("Parcel Detail" sheet) 
  • Site plan sketch indicating existing well location & nearby septic system(s)
  • Owners Authorization only if youu are not the owner of parcel