Alachua County Building Permits (Florida)

Search for Alachua County, FL building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Alachua County, FL create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Alachua County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Alachua County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Alachua County building permit. Alachua County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Alachua County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules 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


Town and City Halls in Alachua County, FL provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Alachua County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Alachua County, Florida. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Alachua County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

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


Code Enforcement Offices in Alachua County, FL are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Alachua County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Alachua County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Alachua County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Alachua County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building 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