Building Division

The new Florida Building Code becomes effective 12-31-2017. Any permit packages that are received by the Building Division on that day or after will be subject to the new code and requirements.


Water and sewer tie-in inspections have been eliminated - please make preparations accordingly.


Memo: Elimination of Water and Sewer Tie-Inspections (9-11-17)

* Effective July 1, 2017 *


All new Single Family Dwellings, Town Homes, Duplexes, Condominiums and Apartment units that are submitted for permitting on or after July 1, 2017, are required to provide a Blower Door Test/Leakage report prior to the issue of a Certificate of Occupancy.

The installation of all above-ground pools and sheds require a permit.


Pool Safety Requirements

* Effective April 3, 2017 *


Several types of inspections are being eliminated. Please make preparations accordingly.


Memo: Elimination of certain inspections (4-3-17)

New Insulation Certificate (Effective 4-3-17)

Citrus County Building Division

Hurricane Hermine Clean up Information

Express Permitting

Building Permits and Contractor Information
(On-line Permitting):

Contractor Portal

Contractor Portal

Contractors can log in to apply for permits, manage their escrow accounts, schedule inspections and view results from inspections. For use by licensed contractors only. [Training]


Search for a
Permit / Contractor

Online Permit Search

Access real-time building permit and application information. Search by permit number, contractor, contractor's trade, subdivision, or address.


Generate Reports

Generate Reports

Generate reports for permits issued, based on a range of dates, permit type, subdivision, or contractor.


How We Ensure the Health, Safety, and Welfare of Citizens of Citrus County...

  • Administer the Florida Building Code
  • Administer the Flood Plain Ordinance
  • Residential & Non-Residential Permitting
  • Construction Plan Review
  • Schedule Construction Inspections
  • Conduct Emergency Inspections
  • Conduct Flood Review
  • Damage Assessment
  • Grant Mitigation
  • Compliance Assistance
The mission of the Building Division is to provide the highest level of customer service for the citizens of Citrus County, while administering and enforcing all building and related codes, in order to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public.

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