Beach & Outdoor Event Permits

Beach Event and Outdoor Event Permits

The Planning and Development Services Division is responsible for the issuance of outdoor event permits.  Additionally, the department issues temporary disability beach driving permits.

You may contact the Planning and Development Services Division at (850) 267-1955.

Beach Code Enforcement is responsible for beach permits which include beach items, beach vending, jet ski vending, , para-sail vending, temporary beach driving, and special events (includes weddings on the beach).

You may contact Beach Code Enforcement at (850) 267-4578.

On February 17th, the BCC passed Resolution 2017-6 which set the fees for special events.  The fees listed below will be charged per event.

$50.00 for less than 10 people
$150.00 for 10 to 30 people
$250.00 for 31 to 50 people
$500.00 for 51 to 75 people
$1,000.00 for 76+ people

Developments of Regional Impact (DRI's) and Planned Unit Developments (PUD's) shall submit a calendar of events for the calendar year and be subject to a fee of $1,000.00 per calendar year.

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