Alachua County Building Departments

Search for Alachua County FL building and zoning records. Building records include building plans, building code evaluations, building surveys, and building code violations, and zoning records include zoning violations, zoning boundaries, and zoning regulations.


Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings. The Building Department maintains building and zoning records, including design plans for construction and renovation projects, records on the current structures on any parcel, maps showing property lines, and permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.

Alachua City Building Department Alachua FL 15100 Northwest 142 Terrace 32615 386-418-4070

Alachua County Planning Department Gainesville FL 10 Southwest 2nd Avenue 32601 352-374-5249

Alachua Planning and Zoning Department Alachua FL 15100 Main Street 32615 386-418-4067

Gainesville Permits Gainesville FL 306 Northeast 6th Avenue 32601 352-334-5050

Gainesville Zoning Gainesville FL 306 Northeast 6th Avenue 32601 352-334-5023

Newberry Planning Department Newberry FL 25815 Southwest 2 Avenue 32669 352-472-3927


Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep building and zoning records, such as reports from on-site inspections, maps of property lines and zones, and value assessments for building improvements. Many Assessor's Offices provide online access to their records, including documents on building and zoning.

Alachua County Appraiser's Office Gainesville FL 12 Southeast 1st Street 32601 352-374-5230


Code Enforcement Departments ensure compliance with building and zoning codes for a county or local government. Code Enforcement Departments keep records on building code violations, zoning regulations, and zoning violations. They also maintain records on inspections, complaints filed against properties or businesses, violations issued by the department, and other local rules and regulations. The records maintained by the Code Enforcement Department are often available online.

Alachua County Code Enforcement Gainesville FL 120 South Main Street 32601 352-374-5243

Gainesville Florida Code Enforcement Gainesville FL 306 Northeast 6th Avenue 32601 352-334-5030


Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains and updates records on every parcel in the district, as well as maintaining certain building and zoning records. These records include building valuations, zoning boundaries, and building construction. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep documents on property taxes, including property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and tax liens. The office may also maintain information on property auctions and a property's prior liens or foreclosures. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access their records, including documents on building and zoning.

Alachua County Tax Collector Gainesville FL 5801 NW 34th St 32653 352-374-5236

Alachua County Tax Collector's Office Gainesville FL 12 Southeast 1st Street 32601 352-374-5236