The Alachua County Growth Management Department is currently accepting appointments and walk-in customer visits. Please be aware that some staff continue to work hybrid remote schedules. If you wish to have an in-person conversation with a staff member, it is suggested that you schedule an appointment by phone or by email prior to visiting our office. This will help ensure that the appropriate staff will be on hand to answer all of your questions.

Our office hours:
Building Division: Monday-Thursday 8:00am - 4:00pm, Friday 8:00am - 1:00pm
Other Divisions: Monday-Thursday 8:30am - 4:30pm, Friday 8:30am - 2:00pm

Alachua County has migrated all existing online permitting and code complaint systems to our new online software, Citizenserve, as of March 22, 2021. Access to these services is now at and additional information for building permitting, pre-application screening, development projects and code enforcement can be found at the links below.

Welcome to Growth Management

Recreation Future Land Use Policies Zoom Meeting Video Recording

Zoom Recording link:

Passcode: b6f+r?@N

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Business & Economic Growth Action Plan

What can the County and the Chamber of Commerce do to be more business friendly and facilitate economic development and help foster talent, opportunity and innovation?

  • Department of Growth Management
  • Missy Daniels , Growth Management Director
  • Address :
    County Annex Building, 10 SW 2nd Avenue, Gainesville, Fl 32601


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