Please allow 15 business days from the date you submit this form for our crews to inspect and remove any Tampa Electric-owned equipment. Be advised that inclement weather, the scale of your request and the number of demolition requests in our queue may impact response time.

The demolition process is designed to ensure the safety of both the public and the men and women of Tampa Electric. To carry out the demolition process please complete and submit the following to Tampa Electric:

  • Complete, print and sign Tampa Electric's Demolition Application 
  • Obtain and submit a completed Demolition Permit Application that is available at your city or county office at the locations listed below.
    • Please note, if a signoff sheet is required please submit along with demolition application.

Once you have the completed Tampa Electrics' Demolition Application and the city or county Permit Application, please email both applications, including the signoff sheet to:

To help avoid delays, please:

  • Verify with other parties you are working with (governmental agencies, homeowners, contractors, etc.) that a demolition request has not already been submitted.
  • Complete a site visit to verify the meter number and/or grid-pole number on each pole that will be removed (a grid-pole number can be found on a metal tag attached to the electric pole).
  • The customer of record must contact Tampa Electric and close any active accounts.

Once Tampa Electric receives your applications and signoff sheet, you will receive an email confirming receipt of your application and signoff sheet. At the completion of the demolition process, after meters and service lines have been removed, the completed signoff sheet and confirmation letter will be sent to the customer/contractor.

Obtain a demolition permit application and signoff sheet, if applicable, at the following locations:

City of Tampa
Download city of Tampa demolition permit application and signoff sheet – select documents and forms
813-274-3100 – select option 1

City of Temple Terrace
Demolition permit application must be obtained in person at the permitting office.
11250 N. 56th St., Temple Terrace, FL 33617

City of Winter Haven
Download city of Winter Haven demolition permit application

Hillsborough County
Download Hillsborough County demolition permit application - search Apply for a Demolition Permit

Pasco County
Demolition permit application must be obtained at any of the following offices:


Dade City Central Permitting
14236 6th St., Suite 203
Dade City, FL 33523

Land O Lakes Central Permitting
4111 Land O Lakes Blvd., Suite 205
Land O Lakes, FL 34639

New Port Richey Central Permitting
8731 Citizens Dr., Suite 230
New Port Richey, FL 34654


New Port Richey Central Permitting
8731 Citizens Dr., Suite 230
New Port Richey, FL 34654

Pinellas County
Demolition permit application must be obtained in person at the permitting/building services office.
440 Court St., 3rd floor, Clearwater, FL 33756

Polk County
Although Polk County does not require a demolition permit application for demolition processes as of May 2005, Customers must still complete, print and sign Tampa Electrics' demolition application (see link above).
330 W. Church St., Bartow, FL 33831

City of Plant City
Download city of Plant City demolition permit application

Call before you dig

Every digging project, no matter how large or small, requires a call to 811. View the color code for marking underground utility lines.

Call before you dig block

Questions about your construction project?

Call Tampa Electric's Construction Team at 813-635-1500.

Pay Construction Costs

Payment can be made online or by check or money order to:
Please submit to:
Tampa Electric
c/o ED Billing
PO Box 173169
Tampa, FL 33672