Franklin County Planning & Building Department
34 Forbes Street, Suite 1
Apalachicola, FL 32320
Phone: (850) 653-9783 ext 373
NEW Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
(Closed 12-1 for lunch)
Fridays 8:30 AM – 12 Noon
Are you looking for permit information? Would you like to know the status of your Inspection? Just use our Building Permit Search Portal and Check out our Building Services page for a “How to” video!
- Building Services
This division reviews proposed construction plans, issues permits, performs inspections on construction and investigates building code complaints. Learn more about this service and to access downloadable information. Search Building Permits
- Contractor Services
This division is responsible for registration and disciplinary control of all contractors in Franklin County. Learn more about this service.
- 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 minutes and even download zoning regulations.
- Flood Protection Information
Useful flood protection resources, as well as some precautionary measures we urge you to take before, during and after a flood to help protect yourself, your family and your belongings. Learn more about flood protection.