Okaloosa County Permits (Florida)

Search for Okaloosa 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 Okaloosa County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Okaloosa County permits. Clerks in Okaloosa 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 Okaloosa County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for an Okaloosa County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Florida State Clerk Shalimar FL 1250 Eglin Parkway 32579 850-651-7200

Niceville City Clerk Niceville FL 208 Partin Drive North 32578 850-729-4000

Okaloosa County Clerk of the Court Crestview FL 101 East James Lee Boulevard 32536 850-689-5000

Okaloosa County Clerk of the Court - Walton Beach Branch Fort Walton Beach FL 1940 Lewis Turner Boulevard 32547 850-651-7200

Paxton Clerk Laurel Hill FL 21872 U.s. 331 32567 850-834-2489


A Okaloosa 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 Okaloosa 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 Okaloosa County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Cinco Bayou Town Hall Fort Walton Beach FL 10 Yacht Club Drive Northeast 32548 850-833-3405

Crestview City Hall Crestview FL 198 Wilson Street North 32536 850-682-6134

Destin City Hall Destin FL 4200 Indian Bayou Trail 32541 850-837-4242

Fort Walton Beach City Hall Fort Walton Beach FL 107 Miracle Strip Parkway Southwest 32548 850-833-9500

Laurel Hill City Hall Laurel Hill FL 8209 Florida 85 32567 850-652-4441

Mary Esther City Hall Mary Esther FL 195 Cristobal Road North 32569 850-243-3566

Niceville City Hall Niceville FL 208 Partin Drive North 32578 850-729-4008

Paxton Town Hall Laurel Hill FL 21872 U.s. 331 32567 850-834-2489

Shalimar Town Hall Shalimar FL 2 Cherokee Road 32579 850-651-5723

Valparaiso City Hall Valparaiso FL 465 Valparaiso Parkway 32580 850-729-5402


A Okaloosa 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 Okaloosa County, Florida may issue county permits. These Okaloosa 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 Okaloosa 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.

Crestview Code Enforcement Crestview FL 198 Wilson Street North 32536 850-683-0896

Fort Walton Beach Code Enforcement Fort Walton Beach FL 116 Hollywood Boulevard Southwest 32548 850-833-9601


A Okaloosa 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 Okaloosa 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. Okaloosa County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Okaloosa 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.

Crestview Zoning Crestview FL 100 Hathaway Street South 32539 850-682-4715

Destin City Building Department Destin FL 4200 Indian Bayou Trail 32541 850-654-1119

Okaloosa County Planning Crestview FL 812 East James Lee Boulevard 32539 850-689-5080