Natural Resources

Development Services applications must be submitted electronically. Tree Removal applications must be submitted through the HillsGovHub portal. For all others, view the 'How to Apply' page specific to your application or visit for instructions

Florida Building Code Publications

  1. Natural resource applications

    The first link under each category leads to a page with instructions and information on how to apply. Additional links under each category are to download or view the applicable applications.

    Agricultural Exemption to Natural Resources Permit

    Natural Resources Land Alteration without Construction

    Natural Resources Subdivision & Site Development

    New Single Family/duplex LAL

    Tree Removal

    Wetland Setback Encroachment

    Wildlife Habitat Determination Evaluation

    Wildlife Habitat Verification

    Gopher Tortoise

  2. Tree affidavits and forms
  3. Irrigation certification forms
  4. Miscellaneous forms

*Fillable forms may not work with many browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, etc.) - if you have issues with the form, do one of the following:

  • Download the form to your computer, open it up with a PDF viewer, such as Adobe Acrobat Reader, then fill it out and print it
  • Download the printable version of the form, print and fill out by hand
  • Try using the Internet Explorer browser to open the PDF


If you have Natural Resource questions that are not answered here, submit a Natural Resources Inquiry or call the Natural Resource Unit at (813) 627-1300.