Sarasota County Permits (Florida)

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

Longboat Town Clerk Longboat Key FL 501 Bay Isles Road 34228 941-383-3721

Sarasota County Clerk of the Circuit Court and County Comptroller Sarasota FL 2000 Main Street 34237 941-861-7400

Venice Clerk Venice FL 4000 South Tamiami Trail 34293 941-492-3025


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

Florida Circuit Court-Code Enforcement Sarasota FL 1660 Ringling Boulevard 34236 941-951-5279

Sarasota County Code Enforcement Sarasota FL 1001 Sarasota Center Boulevard 34240 941-861-6500

Venice Code Enforcement Venice FL 401 West Venice Avenue 34285 941-486-2626


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

Longboat Key Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits Longboat Key FL 501 Bay Isles Road 34228 941-316-1966

North Port Building Department North Port FL 4970 City Hall Boulevard 34286 941-429-7044

North Port Zoning North Port FL 4970 City Hall Boulevard 34286 941-429-7201

Sarasota Building Department Sarasota FL 1565 1st Street 34236 941-954-4126

Sarasota County Building Department Sarasota FL 1001 Sarasota Center Boulevard 34240 941-861-5000

Sarasota Zoning Sarasota FL 1565 1st Street 34236 941-954-4127

Venice Building Department Venice FL 401 West Venice Avenue 34285 941-486-2626


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

Longboat Key Town Hall Longboat Key FL 501 Bay Isles Road 34228 941-316-1999

North Port City Hall North Port FL 4970 City Hall Boulevard 34286 941-429-7000

Sarasota City Hall Sarasota FL 1565 1st Street 34236 941-365-2200

Sarasota Town Hall Sarasota FL 4209 South Tamiami Trail 34231 941-921-5849

Venice City Hall Venice FL 401 West Venice Avenue 34285 941-486-2626