The vision of the City of Gainesville Code Enforcement Division is to be a department recognized as dedicated to excellence and innovation, as experts in our profession who continuously strive to improve our services and ourselves.
What We Do: Office Hours:
Code Enforcement is responsible for: Administrative Office -
Housing and Commercial Building Codes (Chapter 13) Monday through Thursday,
Landlord License Codes (Chapter 14.5) 7 AM - 6 PM
Nuisance Codes (Chapter 16) Field Services -
Abandoned Vehicles on private property (Chapter 26) Monday through Friday,
Land Development Code (Chapter 30). 7 AM - 6 PM
Click the following for information on:
Landlord License Permits
Special Event Permits
Home Occupation Permits
Extension of Time Request Form
Report A Violation:
The City of Gainesville Code of Ordinances are maintained online via the Municode website.
Yard Parking Exemptions:
The following events are approved exemptions from yard parking requirements as authorized by Section 30-56 (c) (4) (h) of the Gainesville Code of Ordinance for school year 2013-2014:
Yard Parking Exemptions
||August 31, 2013
||September 21, 2013
||October 5, 2013
||November 8, 2013
||November 9, 2013
||Vanderbilt Commodores* (HC)
||November 23, 2013
||Georgia Southern Eagles*
||November 30, 2013
||Florida State Seminoles*
|FRI - SAT
||December 13 - 14, 2013
||Fall Commencement Ceremonies
||April 5, 2014
||Orange & Blue Game*
|FRI - SUN
||MAY 2 - 4, 2014
||Spring Commencement Ceremonies
||August 9, 2014
||Summer Commencement Ceremonies
(* - Football)
||Staff has been provided the flexibility to bring forward additional dates should the need dictate and the character of the event be common to those described as exempt by the ordinance.
Game Day Parking - The City Commission has changed the methodology by which we regulate game day parking. For the 2013 Football Season, the City will not be issuing a business tax receipt for game day parking... Changes may be effective for the 2014 Football Season... Updates will be posted as they are received. For questions regarding this matter, please contact the City of Gainesville Code Enforcement Division at (352) 334-5030.
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Check for Existing or Previous Cases:
To find out if a case has been issued for an address, or to follow a case, feel free to check the Public Access Portal.
Spend a Day or an Hour with a Code Enforcement Officer:
Would you like to know what a Code Enforcement Officer does? Here's your chance for a firsthand experience… For details call (352) 334-5030.