Timber Harvesting Permit

For Exempt Agricultural Property


  1. Complete and submit an application for a Timber Harvesting Permit (Exempt Agricultural Property).
  2. Attach a tree survey per Sec. 15-301(e) if the Comprehensive Policy Plan (CPP) designates the parcel(s) as Urban Service Area.
  3. You may submit In-Person or online to ZoningInternetMail@ocfl.net.
  4. Application is reviewed by the Zoning Division Arborists for compliance with the County regulations including applicable board actions. Other affected divisions may review such as Development Engineering and Environmental Protection Division.
  5. For approved applications, conditions of approval may be imposed.
  6. The permit is issued to the contractor or property owner.
  7. The permit expires after 60 days of Permit issuance.

Review Fees

  • Zoning Arborist $153 (fee schedule)
  • Business Tax Receipt Fee Determined by the Business Tax Receipt Office.
  • EPD $3 (if applicable)
  • Development Engineering $38 (if applicable)

Contact Us

Zoning Division (Arbor Code Inquires) - (407) 836-5807
Email: ZoningInternetMail@ocfl.net

(407) 836-5650 (Business Tax Receipt requirements)
(407) 836-7974 (Development Engineering requirements)
(407) 836-1400 (EPD requirements)

Note(s): When utilizing email, please type 'Timber Harvesting Permit' in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed within 7 business days from receipt.