Docks and Seawalls

Dock Ordinance

The intent and purpose of the Dock Ordinance (PDF) is to provide standards to protect the waterfront views of property owners and to preserve canal-use rights, access to public waters, and to ensure the navigability of all waters of the County, including unmarked as well as marked channels.

Dock Permit Application

Access an electronic version of the Dock Permit Application (PDF)

Your completed application shall be submitted to any of the following offices:

Central Permitting Division, 8731 Citizens Drive, Suite 230, New Port Richey (727) 847-8126

Central Permitting Division, 4111 Land O’ Lakes Boulevard, Land O’ Lakes (727) 929-2749

Central Permitting Division, 14236 6th Street, Suite 203, Dade City (352) 521-4279

The cost of a Dock Permit is $120

Applications are accepted Monday - Friday, 8 am to 4 pm

Cash, check, money order, debit cards and major credit cards are accepted.

For More Information

If you have any questions regarding the Dock Ordinance, please contact the Code Compliance Division at (727) 847-8171 or via email.