Permit Office Locations

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There are two permit offices in Hillsborough County:

  • The Center for Development Services located on the 19th floor of County Center in downtown Tampa
    • Residential permits
    • Commercial permits
    • After-the-fact permits
    • Natural resource permits
    • Fire Marshal permits
    • Right-of-Way (ROW) & driveway permits
  • SouthShore Regional Service Center in Ruskin
    • Residential permits

Hours and contact

The hours for both offices are:

  • Cashiering and permitting - Monday - Friday from 8 AM to 4:30 PM
  • Customer service - Monday - Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM

For further information call (813) 272-5600.