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Permit and inspection information

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Water connection requirement flier

Building in Marion County?

Is your parcel required to connect to an area Marion County Utilities pipeline?
Important information that may affect your costs and cause project delays found here.

Learn how the Florida Springs Protection Act, effective July 1, 2018,
impacts Marion County's permitting process here.

Permit applications accepted via e-plansemail
and in person only.

- Contractors and authorized agents may submit
select applications to
- Homeowners acting as contractors must appear in person to apply for permits.
- Additional help for e-applications may be found here.

Current standards: Florida Building Code sixth edition

Permit application checklist found here.

  • Each checklist includes a listing of required documents to be included in the application package.
  • Select the checklist for your scope of work. Need help? Contact our office at 352-438-2400.
  • Permits are processed upon receipt of all required documents and copies.
    Please use the checklist as the first page of your application packet to ensure your first submittal includes all the required documents and copies.