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Location and Office Hours

Manatee County Administration Building

1112 Manatee Avenue West, 2nd Floor

Bradenton Florida 34205

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM



Fee Schedule

Paper Copies(per page)


.15 (1-sided – up to & including 11”x17”)

.20 (2-sided – up to & including 11”x17”)

2.00 (18” x 24”) 4.00 (24” x 36”)


Certification Stamp: $1.00 per page

Compact Disc (CD): $10.00 per CD plus research fees as applicable.

Research: $40.00 per hour (over 30 minutes)


Please note, the cashier closes at 4:00 pm.


Land Development Files

These files consist of documentation required for the specific approvals.  A few examples of these file types are as follows:


  • Development of Regional Impact
  • Special Permit
  • Planned Development
  • Administrative Permit
  • Final Site Plan
  • Administrative Determination
  • Subdivision Plat
  • Rezone

Please contact the Manatee County Clerk of Court to obtain copies of recorded Final Plats.


Building Permits

These files consist of documentation required from application through completion of a permit.  Each file consists of the Application, Permit, Contractor/Sub-Contractor information, Plans, Survey, Inspection results, Certificate of Completion/Occupation, etc. as specifically required by that permit type. 


Some examples of permit types are as follows:


  • New Building (residential or commercial)
  • Waterfront Structures
  • Renovation
  • Roof
  • Addition
  • Mechanical (A/C)
  • Fence
  • Plumbing
  • Sign
  • Electrical