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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Introducing SelecTXT - Interactive Text Messaging for Inspection Scheduling
March 11, 2019
In an effort to streamline our operations and improve customer service, Manatee County Building and Development Services Department is pleased to announce the launch of SelecTXT, a new toll free service aimed at simplifying the inspections process.Read More
Master Address Database Project
February 26, 2019
Manatee County expects to launch the DataMark VEP Master Address Database on April 29, 2019 as a solution to create a paperless addressing system. This database will serve as the one stop location for multiple Addressing jurisdictions. Read More
Manatee County Launches BADS Online Services
February 27, 2018
We’re taking our customer service to another level by offering Manatee County Online Services, a new web-based tool that allows you to do business with the Building and Development Services Department (BADS) online, without ever having to come to our offices. Read More