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Important notices:
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Florida Building Code 6th edition effective Dec. 31, 2017

Permits no longer accepted via
- Fax as of June 1, 2017.
- Mail or delivery services as of Aug. 1, 2017
(includes U.S. postal service, UPS, FedEx, etc.)
- Drop off as of Aug. 14, 2017
We encourage you to submit via e-plans or email.

*Contractors and authorized agents may submit specific permit applications only to (additional instructions for e-applications may be found on our website at Homeowners acting as contractors must appear in person to apply for permits.

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Marion County Building Safety strives to ensure the health, safety and public welfare of the built environment in Marion County by enforcing the Florida Building Code and related Marion County ordinances in an efficient and cost-effective manner. To ensure a safe built environment, the department issues permits, reviews plans, verifies contractor licenses and performs inspections for each project.

Do you live in a Deed Restricted Community? Click here before you apply for a permit.

Apply for a permit Request or cancel
an inspection

Local resources
- Marion County Property Appraiser
- Marion County Clerk of Courts

State resources
Department of Environmental Protection-District offices
- Florida Building Commission: Building information, codes, product approval and more
- Online Sunshine: Florida statutes
- Municode: Code of ordinance library

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