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Licenses and permits

Volusia County government issues licenses and permits for a variety of activities. Below are some of the more commonly requested licenses and permits. Please note that not all of the agencies below are part of Volusia County government. View a list of county office locations.

Automobile and boat tags and titles

  • Revenue division

Animal licenses

  • Animal Control division

Building permits

Burglar alarm registrations and concealed weapons permit

  • Sheriff's Office and State of Florida
  • Burglar alarm registrations (required by county ordinance) are available free at the Volusia County Sheriff's Office locations.
  • Concealed weapons permits are issued by the State of Florida and not the Volusia County Sheriff's Office. As a service to citizens, applications are available free from the Sheriff's Office.

Burn permits

  • Florida Forest Service
  • To obtain a burn permit, call the Florida Forest Service at 386-585-6151

Business tax

  • Formerly occupational licenses
  • Revenue division

Commerical swimming pool permits

  • Environmental Health Engineering (Florida Department of Health in Volusia County)

Commercial collection and waste tire transportation license

  • Recycling and Solid Waste division

Drivers licenses

  • Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
  • Drivers licenses are not issues by Volusia County Government

Film permits

  • Film permits are issued by the jurisdiction of the filming location (state, city, county or business). Please reach out to the appropriate organization or agency.
  • For film permits on Volusia County properties (including the Historic Courthouse, Volusia County parks and roads) contact Claudia Pizarro at
  • Film permits on Volusia County beaches

Hunting and fishing licenses

  • Revenue division
  • Drivers license required
  • 386-736-5938 (West Volusia)
  • 386-254-4610 (Daytona Beach)
  • 386-423-3325 (New Smyrna Beach)

Homestead exemption

  • Volusia County Property Appraiser

Marriage licenses

  • Clerk of the Circuit Court (Volusia County, Florida)
  • 386-736-5911 (West Volusia)
  • 386-257-6013 (Daytona Beach)

Septic tank permits
Well permits
Irrigation permits

  • Florida Department of Health in Volusia County, Environmental Health
  • 386-822-6250 (DeLand)
  • 386-274-0692 (Daytona Beach)
  • 386-424-2061 (New Smyrna Beach)

Tree removal residential permits

  • Growth Management and Resource department
  • 386-736-5929 (West Volusia)
  • 386-254-4680 (Daytona Beach)
  • 386-423-3376 (New Smyrna Beach)

Vehicle registration

  • Revenue division

Wetland alteration permits

  • Growth Management and Resource department
  • 386-736-5929 (West Volusia)
  • 386-254-4680 (Daytona Beach)
  • 386-423-3376 (New Smyrna Beach)

Zoning changes/variances

  • Zoning Services

Volusia County government offices

  • Open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thomas C. Kelly Administration Center
123 W. Indiana Ave.

Orange City Administration Office
(Tags and taxes)
2744 Enterprise Road

Daytona Beach Administration Building
250 N. Beach St.

New Smyrna Beach Administration Office
(Tags and taxes)
111 Canal St.

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123 W. Indiana Ave.
DeLand, FL 32720
(386) 736-2700

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