Building Division

Calls to the building department are recorded for quality assurance purposes.
The installation of all above-ground pools and sheds require a permit.


Pool Safety Requirements

* Effective April 3, 2017 *


Several types of inspections are being eliminated. Please make preparations accordingly.


Memo: Elimination of certain inspections (4-3-17)

New Insulation Certificate (Effective 4-3-17)

* Effective October 1, 2016 *

After final inspections have passed for the construction of New Single Family Homes and for New Mobile Homes, the MSBU for Solid Waste will be reviewed and calculated by Land Section staff, and then fees collected, PRIOR to the issuance of the Certificate of Occupancy.

Solid Waste MSBU Fee Assessment Process

Citrus County Building Division

Hurricane Hermine Clean up Information

Express Permitting

Building Permits and Contractor Information
(On-line Permitting):

Contractor Portal

Contractor Portal

Contractors can log in to apply for permits, manage their escrow accounts, schedule inspections and view results from inspections. For use by licensed contractors only. [Training]


Search for a
Permit / Contractor

Online Permit Search

Access real-time building permit and application information. Search by permit number, contractor, contractor's trade, subdivision, or address.


Generate Reports

Generate Reports

Generate reports for permits issued, based on a range of dates, permit type, subdivision, or contractor.


How We Ensure the Health, Safety, and Welfare of Citizens of Citrus County...

  • Administer the Florida Building Code
  • Administer the Flood Plain Ordinance
  • Residential & Non-Residential Permitting
  • Construction Plan Review
  • Schedule Construction Inspections
  • Conduct Emergency Inspections
  • Conduct Flood Review
  • Damage Assessment
  • Grant Mitigation
  • Compliance Assistance
The mission of the Building Division is to provide the highest level of customer service for the citizens of Citrus County, while administering and enforcing all building and related codes, in order to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public.

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