Building & Development Services

Manatee County's Building & Development Services Department includes services related to Building & Permitting, Contractor Licensing, Code Enforcement, Floodplain Management, Land Use, Planning & Development, and Environmental Review.


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New Development Review Procedures
January 15, 2020
On January 9, 2020, the Board of County Commissioners passed Resolutions R-20-016 and R-20-004 as well as Ordinance 20-06, amending the Land Development Code and adopting an amended process for reviewing development applications.Read More
New Online Payment Process
August 13, 2019
Building and Development Services will be improving the customer's Online experience by implementing a new online payment process. This new process will allow Building and Development Services to verify permit type and fees before being paid. Read More
Master Address Database Project
February 26, 2019
Manatee County expects to launch the DataMark VEP Master Address Database in the near future as a solution to create a paperless addressing system. This database will serve as the one stop location for multiple Addressing jurisdictions. Read More