Building Department Temporarily Amends Digital Signature Requirements

Published on March 18, 2020

COVID-19 Updates

(Miami, FL March 18, 2020) - Effective today, and consistent with the City of  Miami's Emergency Declaration related to COVID-19, design professionals that do not possess a Digital Signature will be allowed, for a limited time and until further notice, to scan and upload their paper signed and sealed documents into the City of Miami Electronic Plan Review System (ePlan).

During this period, design professionals that fall under this temporary exception shall be required to maintain the original documents for future auditing purposes. The City of Miami Building Department strongly encourages all Design Professionals to obtain a Digital Signature Certificate. Below is the approved list of Digital Signature Providers: