Departments

View a directory of the City of Miami's Departments and the services that each department offers. Click on the department name you'd like to learn more about.
 
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Auditor General

  • Telephone(305) 416-2040
  • The activities of the Office of the Independent Auditor General add value, enhance performance, accountability, responsibilities, and improve the City's financial/operational effectiveness and efficiency.

    Building

  • Telephone(305) 416-1100
  • Email building@miamigov.com
  • The Building Department enforces codes and regulations established by the State of Florida and Miami-Dade County governing the construction, alteration, and maintenance of buildings and structures within the City of Miami for the protection of residents and property.

    City Attorney

  • Telephone305-416-1800
  • Email law@Miamigov.com
  • The Office of the City Attorney provides a broad scope of legal services and advice to the Mayor, City Commissioners, City Manager as well as to all City Departments.

    City Clerk's Office

  • Telephone(305)-250-5360, TTY 711(Florida Relay Service)
  • Email clerks@miamigov.com
  • The Office of City Clerk for the City of Miami is responsible for the capture and archiving of the public record accurately, making it available to the public.

    Civil Service Board

    The Civil Service Board Office is an entity that was established by the residents of the City of Miami to provide a fair merit based system of employment by ensuring that individuals are hired, promoted, and retained based upon “what they know” and not “who they know”. Their duties and responsibilities cover three (3) major functions: Administrative, Legislative and Quasi-judicial.

    Code Compliance

  • TelephoneGeneral Department Line: (305) 416-2087, AFTER-HOURS CODE COMPLIANCE HOTLINE: (786) 457-0995. Hotline Hours: Monday-Thursday 5:00 – 10:00 pm, Friday & Saturday: 24 Hours, Sunday: 10: 00 am- 5:00 pm
  • Email codecompliance@miamigov.com
  • The mission of the Department of Code Compliance is to work in partnership with our community to promote health and safety, safeguard civic and community assets, and elevate quality of life and aesthetics in the City of Miami by educating the public about and fairly enforcing our City’s codes.

    Division of Emergency Management

  • Telephone305-416-5439
  • Email officeofemergencyman@miamigov.com
  • Miami Fire Rescue's Division of Emergency Management (DEM) is responsible for coordinating disaster planning, preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation concerns for all City departments. This section creates, updates, and administers the City’s Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan (CEMP), which provides the blueprint for the City’s response to all disasters whether natural or man made.

    Fire Rescue

  • Telephone305-416-5400
  • Alternate Phone(305) 416-1600
  • Email fire@miamigov.com
  • The City of Miami Department of Fire-Rescue serves the community with the highest level of professionalism, customer service, and responsiveness by providing effective and efficient fire prevention, fire suppression, disaster management, emergency medical care and other essential services to save lives and protect property.

    Grants Administration

  • Telephone305 - 416 -1536
  • Email lblondet@miamigov.com
  • The City of Miami Office of Grant Administration Mission is to assist City departments and staff in securing grants and
    external funding opportunities to implement, expand, and enhance services and activities that advance key priority areas
    identified in the Strategic Plan.

    Hearing Boards Office

  • Telephone305.416.2030
  • The Hearings Boards office is a division within the Planning department. We organize, disseminate, and preserve, public hearing records for a majority of the city of Miami's quasi-judicial and quasi-legislative boards.

    Human Resources

  • Telephone305-416-2170
  • Email HRrecruitment@miamigov.com
  • The Department of Human Resources serves over 4,000 City employees and numerous members of the public each day. Below are brief descriptions of the Divisions in the Department of Human Resources.

    Innovation and Technology (DoIT)

  • TelephoneContact Form
  • The Department of Innovation and Technology (DoIT) enables City operations through device and software support, connectivity, and server maintenance. Additionally, DoIT seeks to deliver the best possible user experience for residents and City employees. Teams focus on people, process, and data-driven decision making to enable exceptional digital services and a secure, resilient infrastructure.

    Management & Budget

  • Telephone(305) 416-1500
  • Email Budget@ci.miami.fl.us
  • The mission of the Office of Management and Budget is to promote the efficient allocation of resources in accordance with the needs and priorities of our citizens, elected officials, and administration.

    Marinas

    Information, hours, applications, waitlists and more for the City's beautiful public marinas.

    Miami Film and Entertainment Office

  • Telephone(305)416-1072
  • The Film & Entertainment office is a one-stop web site for permitting, government liaison, production information and referral sources. Our mission is to provide services and assistance with special events, film, television, music, commercial production and still photography businesses to promote industry expansion and economic prosperity.

    Neighborhood Service Center Division (Formerly NET)

    Neighborhood Service Centers help residents, businesses and property owners access city, county, state and federal government services. Our offices strive to raise the quality of life in Miami neighborhoods by providing resources, as well as information, and serving as the primary link to City government. This office is now part of the Human Services Department.

    Office of the City Attorney

  • Telephone305-416-1800
  • Email law@Miamigov.com
  • The Office of the City Attorney provides a broad scope of legal services and advice to the Mayor, City Commissioners, City Manager as well as to all City Departments.

    Parks and Recreation

  • Telephone305-416-1300
  • Email parks@miamigov.com
  • Thank you for visiting the City of Miami Parks and Recreation Department! We strive to create a brighter future with a world class parks system for our community. Browse our site for more information about programs and facilities for you. Have a question?

    Planning

    The Planning Department facilitates and regulates land development, preserves natural resources for our distinct neighborhoods, and cultivates an improved quality of life for our city’s diverse communities. The Department consists of several divisions: Community Planning, Hearing Boards, Historic Preservation, Land Development, and Urban Design.

    Police Department

  • TelephoneMiami Police Non-Emergency: (305) 579-6111
  • The over 1,100 sworn members of our police force are relentlessly committed to ensuring that the citizens of Miami are not deprived of their fundamental right to feel safe in their neighborhoods. Of equal importance is the safety and wellbeing of those who choose our municipality, the largest in Miami-Dade County.

    Procurement

    Procurement related topics including, but not limited to, viewing current solicitations and contracts with The City, applying as a City vendor, accessing the iSupplier portal, and learning how to do business with The City.

    Real Estate Asset Management (DREAM)

  • Telephone(305) 416-1458
  • This department is comprised of Public Facilities, which serves to provide first class facilities and services to present the community with quality sporting, cultural, and entertainment events; and Asset Management, which serves as a real estate office for the City.

    Risk Management

  • Telephone305-416-1700
  • Email riskmanagement@miamigov.com
  • The City's Risk Management Department is a service provider, working closely with all operating departments within the City in an effort to protect the City’s financial, physical, and human resources more effectively.

    Solid Waste

  • Telephone305-960-2801
  • Email solidwastecustomerservice@miamigov.com
  • The mission of the Department of Solid Waste is to promote a clean and healthy environment by the delivery of a comprehensive, safe, cost-effective, and environmentally sound solid waste management system; to support sustainable community programs and civic engagement; and to enforce sanitation code enforcement rules and policies.

    Zoning

  • Telephone311
  • Alternate Phone305-416-1499
  • Email miamizoning@miamigov.com
  • The Office of Zoning provides policy guidance for the development of the City of Miami by interpreting and administering the Zoning Ordinance and other relevant governmental regulations pertaining to land development regulations for construction and land use.