Welcome to the Suwannee County Building Departments Interactive Website.
Effective July 1, 2017

All new residential dwelling construction permitted July 1, 2017 or after shall be required to
have the Blower Door Test performed on the the new residential dwelling
(see Blower Door Packet in applications)
Effective January 1, 2018

The new 6th Edition of the Florida Building Codes becomes effective.  All construction permitted on or after this date shall be required to comply with this set of new codes. 

This new code set rough draft may be viewed by visiting

This site provides information and documentation to assist residents and contractors in acquiring a permit. Within this site you will find downloadable documents and online application forms. Please understand that no permit can be issued until payment for said permit is made! All payments must be made in person at the building departments office located at:
224 Pine Ave Live Oak, FL 32064
Hours of Operation
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
No permits issued after 4:30 p.m.

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