Polk County Building Department

Find Polk County Florida building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections. Building Departments provide information on certificates of occupancy (CO), building codes, construction codes, inspections, safety, violations, permits, community planning, zoning laws, regulations, ordinances, maps, and land use.


Auburndale Zoning 1 Bobby Green Pl Winter Haven FL 33823 863-965-5530


Dundee Town Building Department 135 East Main Street Dundee FL 33838 863-419-3114

Florida State Permits 330 West Church Street Bartow FL 33830 863-534-5944

Haines City Building Department 620 East Main Street Haines FL 33844 863-421-3610

Lake Alfred Building Department 120 East Pomelo Street Lake Alfred FL 33850 863-291-5748

Lake Wales Planning Department 201 West Central Avenue Lake Wales FL 33853 863-678-4195

Lakeland Permits 2315 Commerce Point Drive Lakeland FL 33801 863-607-6051

Polk County Building Department 3425 U.s. 17 Winter Haven FL 33881 863-401-2441

Polk County Building Department 405 South Floral Avenue Bartow FL 33830

Polk County Permits 330 West Church Street Bartow FL 33830 863-534-6770

Polk County Planning Department 330 West Church Street Bartow FL 33830 863-534-6467

Polk County Zoning 330 West Church Street Bartow FL 33830 863-534-6792

Winter Haven Building Department and Permits 490 3rd Street Northwest Winter Haven FL 33881 863-291-5695

Winter Haven Planning and Zoning Department 451 3rd Street Northwest Winter Haven FL 33881 863-291-5891

How much does a building permit cost?

Building permit fees vary significantly from one locality to another. The fees are usually based on the total cost of the project.

If I have been issued a building code violation, can I appeal?

Yes, a building code violation can be appealed. In most cases, a local board will hear building code appeals. An appeal should be filed as soon as possible, as some jurisdictions impose deadlines for submitting appeals. The appeals process may require a fee.

Can the Building Department recommend a local home improvement contractor?

Local Building Departments are generally reluctant to recommend specific contractors. However, many will provide a list of licensed contractors that serve the local area.