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 Key services Funding sources 
Important notices:
 > Click here to view new fee rates effective in July 2015.
 > Click here for information on the new lien search fees.        
> Permit applications are no longer accepted by mail, effective Aug 1,2017.
> Transportation Impact Fee Schedule 

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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