Film Permits are required for any still or moving picture production for any location within Miami Shores Village. Many homes, parks and street locations within the Village have been popular backdrops for movies, TV shows, commercials and photo shoots. Contact Lisa Keeley, Communications Specialist in the Office of the Village Manager, at 305-762-4851 for more information.

Fees apply.

Click here to download Film Permit Application


Starting a New Business


New  Business Brochure May 2016








We are delighted that you have chosen Miami Shores Village to open or launch your business. The link below with provide you with the information needed to begin.

Download Business Brochure


Business Tax Receipt



Business Tax Receipts (formerly known as Occupational Licenses) are required for most businesses operating in Miami Shores Village including renting your property.

You may contact the Code Compliance Department at 305-795-2207 extension 4862 for more information.





In order for a licensed contractor to be able to apply for a building permit, be listed as a subcontractor on a permit or be able to obtain inspections for a permit, contractors must provide copies of licenses and insurance each time a permit is submitted. It is the contractor’s responsibility to ensure that all licensing information on file is current. Certificates of Insurance should list Miami Shores Village Building Department as additional insured Contractors Registration Form.