Alachua County Permits (Florida)

Search for Alachua County, FL county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Alachua County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Alachua County permits. Clerks in Alachua County, Florida may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Alachua County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for an Alachua County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Alachua County Clerk Gainesville FL 201 East University Avenue 32601 352-374-3636

Newberry City Clerk Newberry FL 25440 West Newberry Road 32669 352-472-2446


A Alachua County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Alachua County, Florida issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Alachua County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Alachua County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Alachua City Building Department Alachua FL 15100 Northwest 142 Terrace 32615 386-418-4070

Alachua County Planning Department Gainesville FL 10 Southwest 2nd Avenue 32601 352-374-5249

Alachua Planning and Zoning Department Alachua FL 15100 Main Street 32615 386-418-4067

Gainesville Permits Gainesville FL 306 Northeast 6th Avenue 32601 352-334-5050

Gainesville Zoning Gainesville FL 306 Northeast 6th Avenue 32601 352-334-5023

Newberry Planning Department Newberry FL 25815 Southwest 2 Avenue 32669 352-472-3927


A Alachua County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Alachua County, Florida may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Alachua County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Alachua City Hall Alachua FL 15100 Northwest 142 Terrace 32615 386-462-1231

Gainesville City Hall Gainesville FL 200 East University Avenue 32601 352-334-5000

Hawthorne City Hall Hawthorne FL 6700 Southeast 221st Street 32640 352-481-2432

High Springs City Hall High Springs FL 110 Northwest 1st Avenue 32643 386-454-1416

La Crosse City Hall La Crosse FL # 121, 20613 N State Road 32658 386-462-2784

Micanopy Town Hall Micanopy FL 706 Northeast Cholokka Boulevard 32667 352-466-3122

Newberry City Hall Newberry FL 25440 West Newberry Road 32669 352-472-3259

Waldo City Hall Waldo FL 14655 Kennard Street 32694 352-468-1001


A Alachua County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Alachua County, Florida may issue county permits. These Alachua County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Alachua County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Alachua County Code Enforcement Gainesville FL 120 South Main Street 32601 352-374-5243

Gainesville Florida Code Enforcement Gainesville FL 306 Northeast 6th Avenue 32601 352-334-5030