Community Development

  1. Affordable Housing

    Various housing programs provided by the City of Fort Myers.

  2. Certificate of Occupancy

    A Certificate of Occupancy is required for new residential or commercial building structures for living or business purposes.

  3. Electronic Permits

    The Building, Permitting and Inspections Division is in the process of developing an electronic permitting process which allows licensed contractors and other applicants to apply for and obtain permits by email or fax.

  4. GIS Maps

    View city GIS maps for zoning, polling precincts, and more.

  5. Land Use Applications

    Find out how to apply for a special land use including variance, conditional use, and more.

  6. Permits & Applications

    View the permits and applications for the Building, Permitting and Inspections Division.

  7. Plan Review

    Plan review staff members review applications and supporting documentation for code compliance.

  8. Zoning

    Learn about the responsibilities of the zoning staff of the Planning Division.