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789 Providence Blvd  Brooksville, FL 34601
(352) 754-4050     Fax (352) 754-4416
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Scheduling System

Hernando County Development
Department provides online
application and issuance of
permits for Licensed Contractors
who have obtained a user name
and password and set up an
escrow account.

Use the System to:

Check Inspection Results

Issue a Permit
Authorized Permit Types Only

Find Parcel Zoning

Find Building Permit
History by Parcel

Schedule an Inspection

Check Property Zoning
Inspection Scheduling by Phone
Automated Permit Inspection
Management System

Use a touch tone telephone to
schedule inspections, check
the status of a completed
inspection, check the status
and fees due for an application.


Certification & Licensing

Hernando County Development Department
Contractor Certification & Licensing Division



  • Issuance and Registration of Local and State Contractor Licenses

  • Processing of Construction-related Complaints

  • Investigation of Unlicensed Contractors

  • Disciplinary Actions against Licensed Contractors

  • Licensing & Complaint-related Field Inspections

  • Miscellaneous Licensing Duties

To apply for a license or register your state license please visit our application page: Applications


Non - Regulated Contractors

Some contractors are not regulated by the Development Department, such as trim carpentry, carpet or non-structural aluminum.  For a complete list and additional information on Regulated Contractors, please visit our ordinances on line.

Hernando County Development Department provides online application and issuance of permits for Licensed Contractors who have obtained a user name and password and set up an escrow account. Residential building permits are available for download where they can be returned to the office for review.

Information for Homeowners,
Contractors, and Businesses

Homeowner Information

Information for Businesses

Landscape FAQ's
Online Applications
Florida Construction
Lien Law

Permit Card Instructions

Letter of Map Changes - FEMA Validation List

 Information on Sinkholes 

(packet includes application, engineer/geologist
 registration, and guidelines)

<click here for details>
 BBB Alerts
Frequently Asked Questions

Listings of Contractors Licensed in Hernando County

Available on BLDSYS Reports
(click the link below)

Automated Reports

View Contractor Reports

(Internal Link for County Network Users)


Safety Barrier Guidelines
for Home Pools

Safety Barrier Guidelines for Home Pools

Residential Pool

Residential Swimming Pool Safety

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