Permitting

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and orange county employees posing for a ribbon cutting

Orange County Government Expands Permitting Workspace to Enhance Customer Service

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and leadership from across Orange County Government joined the Division of Building Safety for a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the renovation and...

Person holding a drill, drilling into a wooden fence

Orange County Government Launches Online Fence Permitting for Homeowners and Contractors

Orange County Government approves up to 4,000 residential fence permits annually. To efficiently serve this high-demand permit type, the County is now offering homeowners...

Finger pointing at a phone, signaling the use of a mobile app

Orange County Government Permitting Services Launches Online Access to Get in Line

With the launch of Orange County Government’s new queuing system, customers can now get in line or schedule appointments remotely online for select permitting...

Arborist in a tree chopping branches

Orange County Encourages Tree Trimming in Preparation for Hurricane Season

June 1 marked the beginning of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season. In preparation, Orange County homeowners are being advised to keep their trees trimmed...

Person using a computer

Orange County’s Division of Building Safety Expands Fast Track Online Permitting Services

Orange County Government has expanded its online permitting services to provide access to all licensed contractors for most permits. Now, licensed building contractors may...

Mayor Jacobs at a podium

Mayor Jacobs Delivers 2018 State of the County Address at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed hundreds of residents to her eighth and final State of the County address at the Dr. Phillips Center...

Orange County Government Celebrates  Building Safety Month with Weekly Events in May

Orange County Government Celebrates Building Safety Month with Weekly Events in May

In May, Orange County Government will observe Building Safety Month, in conjunction with the International Code Council (ICC) by hosting a series of events...

Family in front of a home

Orange County Division of Building Safety Fast Tracks Habitat Homes with Speedy Permitting

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando recently partnered with five builders to build five homes for future Habitat homeowners in just five days. The...

Emergency management assessing damage

Orange County Offers Help to Homeowners and Contractors in Securing Permits

Permit Fees for Storm-Damaged Properties Temporarily Waived Homeowners and contractors need to be vigilant about getting repairs made quickly and correctly to storm-damaged properties...