Planning and Development Services

Division News and Events

  • December 28, 2016
    • Happy New Year to all. The Planning Department will be closed on Monday, January 2, 2017.
  • December 21, 2016
    • For status updates and information regarding the "Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code Update Project" - Click here
  • November 21, 2016
    • There is a new information kiosk available in the Planning Department waiting area - new information will be added regularly.
    • The Division has acquired new software (coming soon) which will include a customer portal. This software will allow the Division to process and provide project information faster.
    • The Division website will be getting a new look - stay tuned.

Division Overview

The Planning and Development Services Division consists of the following Departments:
The Planning and Development Services Division provides information and resources regarding:
The Planning and Development Services Division is responsible for the administration of the Walton County Comprehensive Plan , EAR (Evaluation and Appraisal Report) and all supporting documentation, the Land Development Code as well as DRI project management functions. The Division coordinates the meetings, workshops, and public hearings for the following Boards:

Code Enforcement Board
Design Review Board
Planning Commission
Technical Review Committee
Zoning Board of Adjustment
This Division has two locations:

South Walton Planning
31 Coastal Centre Blvd
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
(850) 267-1955

North Walton Planning
47 North 6 Street
DeFuniak Springs, FL 32435
(850) 892-8157