Online permitting and Inspection Scheduling via the website and by phone will be unavailable Saturday, October 12 between 6:00 AM and 6:00 PM. The systems will be down for routine maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.
The Planning and Development Department aligns with the City Council’s Strategic Direction of facilitating development of the economy through diversifying the economic base, increasing economic opportunity and fostering community engagement. These goals are achieved by working with our citizens and business community to plan, build and maintain a vibrant, competitive and livable Clearwater with an emphasis on professional customer service, education and safety.
The next submittal day is September 03, 2019 before noon
Permits, Inspections, Plan Review, Building Resources and Elevation Certificates
Zoning Information, Site Plan Review, Development Review Committee, Community Development Board, Signs, Temporary Use Permits, Fences, Recommended Residential Trees, Permit, Land Clearing and Grubbing
(formerly known as Occupational Licenses)
New Business Licenses, Business Registration, Business Tax Receipt Renewals and New Business Search\
Comprehensive Planning, Special Area Plans, Rezoning's, Annexation and Historic Preservation
Report a Violation, Most Violated Code Requirements, Municipal Code Enforcement Board and Citizen's Guide to Code Enforcement
General contact phone number: (727) 562-4567
Code Compliance Division: (727) 562-4720
24 Hour Inspection Line: (727) 562-4580
Hours of Operation:
Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Customer Service Hours:
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday
Planning & Development
Municipal Services Building,
100 S. Myrtle Ave.
Clearwater, FL 33756