Orange County Government, Florida

Residential Fence Permit

Description

The Zoning Division is required to review residential fence permits by Orange County. All residential fence permits are reviewed to be consistent with the County’s land development regulations, specifically are reviewed for proper placement, height and other specific standards.

Process

  1. Complete and submit an application for a residential fence permit (if the fence is chain link, vinyl, stockade (wood) or picket only). For structural walls or concrete columns complete and submit a building permit application to be reviewed by the Division of Building Safety.
    1. Electronic submittal of the residential fence permits may be sent to fencepermits@ocfl.net, based on following the attached guidelines.
  2. Submit two copies of a survey or site plan with the proposed location, type and height of the fence.
  3. Application is reviewed by the Zoning Division for compliance with the County regulations.
  4. Applications which are denied shall be discussed with the applicant and either the application can be amended/corrected or if applicable the applicant may choose to apply for a variance from the Code requirements.
  5. The permit is issued to the property owner or contractor.
  6. The permit expires in 180 days..

Fees

  • $38 plus .15 cents per page for electronic fence submissions.

Contact Us

For questions, please call the Zoning Division:

Phone: (407) 836-3111
Fax: (407) 836-5507