Driveway Permitting

A driveway permit is required if you are installing a new driveway, changing the surface of an existing driveway or if you are widening the driveway at the point that it intersects the street.

Residential Permits  -No Charge
Commercial Permits -No Charge
Required Inspections

  • You must notify Public Works Engineering Department at least 24 hours prior to beginning construction
  • You must notify Public Works Engineering Department for a final inspection upon completion of construction to insure all County property and rights-of-way are restored to its original condition.


  Apply online for a permit
If you do not wish to apply online, please download the attached application and submit to the Sumter County Development Services Department. Two locations are available for your convenience.  

Development Services         Development Services   
319 E. Anderson Ave.                                 7375 Powell Road
Bushnell, FL 33513                                     Wildwood, FL 34785  
Ph: (352) 689-4400                                                 Ph: (352) 689-4400