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The contractor or owner of the property.
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Click here to view the list of when a building permit is required.
Online here or come into one of our offices at 7375 Powell Rd, Wildwood, FL or 319 Anderson Ave, Bushnell, FL.
Cash, check, cashier's check, or money order made payable to Sumter County BOCC are accepted in the office.
Debit or credit card payments are accepted for online permits.
Permit extensions shall be submitted using the link here.
It is valid until 180 days past the issue date or the last approved inspection.
Our goal is to process the application within 5 business days for residential permits and 14 business days for commercial permits.
Click here to submit an application online.
The phone number is on the plaque given to you when the building permit is issued. Click here to schedule an inspection online.
Inspections requested via the Inspection Line at 352-569-1529 before 4:00 p.m. of the preceding business day, or Cityworks online permitting portal here before 8:00 pm of the preceding business day will be scheduled for the following business day.
We can only provide an estimated time if you contact the office on the day of the inspection at 352-689-4400.
We use the Florida Building Code 2020 and NEC 2017