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Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. for lunch

34 Forbes Street, Suite 1
Apalachicola, FL 32320
Fax: 850/653-9799

Building Services
This division reviews proposed construction plans, issues permits, performs inspections on construction and investigates building code complaints. Click here to learn more about this service and to access downloadable information.

Contractor Services
This division is responsible for registration and disciplinary control of all contractors in Franklin County. Click here to learn more.

Planning Services
This division is responsible for the administration of the Franklin County Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Code administration and engineering department. Check Planning and Zoning Board agendas download minutes and even download zoning regulations by clicking here.

Environmental & Engineering Services
This division is responsible for general county environmental and engineering services. Click here to learn more.

Useful Downloads/Links
Download the County Comprehensive Plan
Download Agenda for Planning & Building
Download Minutes for Planning & Zoning
Download Agenda for Board of Adjustment
Download Minutes for Board of Adjustment
Download Agenda for Contractor Services
Download Minutes for Contractor Services
Permit Application
Supplemental Application
Contractor Registration Form
Commercial Instruction Sheet
Residential Instruction Sheet
Mobile Home Instruction Sheet
Dock Permitting Sheet
Address Numbering Form
Zoning Ordinance
Subdivision Ordinance
Critical Shoreline Ordinance
Flood Hazard Ordinance
Code of Laws and Ordinances

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