Development Services

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Administers and monitors compliance with the city's Comprehensive Plan, Land Development Regulations, Future Land Use Map, and more.

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Oversees city construction projects, reviews permits to ensure compliance with design standards, generates maps and infographics using GIS and CADD, and consults on maintenance of public infrastructure.

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Protects the public welfare as it relates to building constructions safety by implementing plumbing, mechanical, electrical, and other codes while ensuring compliance through inspections.

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Technical Review Staff

Technical Review Staff meet on the 1st Thursday of each month at 9 a.m. unless otherwise indicated in the James W. Hathaway Commission Chambers at 214 Sams Ave.

News & Updates

Effective July 1, 2022, Volusia County will perform all permitting, application review, code enforcement, and public hearings for properties within unincorporated Volusia County as part of the Interlocal Service Boundary Agreement.

If you seek a building permit, subdivision, variance, or wish to submit a code enforcement violation, please contact Volusia County effective July 1, 2022 at the following phone numbers:

  • Building: (386) 626-6591
  • Subdivisions: (386) 736-5942
  • Variances: (386) 736-5959
  • Code Enforcement: (386) 736-5925

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If you reside in an orange area, please contact Volusia County for development services effective July 1, 2022. Download a PDF of this map here.

Unlicensed contractor activity is on the rise; here's how to protect yourself

March 24, 2022: The Development Services Department has recently observed a high volume of unlicensed contractor activity occurring within the city. Please protect yourself when considering a home improvement project by reviewing these tips.