Planning and Development Services

Planning and Development Services department is responsible for pre-application meetings, both major and minor development reviews and project management, permitting, abandonment, appeals, lot splits, neighborhood plans, commercial and residential plats, minor replats, scenic corridor reviews, variances, citizen planning, and coordination with Code Enforcement on code issues.

The first step to submitting a development of any kind is to call (850) 267-1955 to schedule a pre-application meeting with staff. No applications will be accepted prior to a pre-application meeting.

Planning and Development Services department reviews all development projects for compliance with the Walton County Land Development Code and Walton County Comprehensive Plan.

Planning and Development Services also coordinates the meetings, workshops, and public hearings for the following Boards: