Code Enforcement

Autumn Fenton


Phone NumberPhone: (863) 534-6054
Toll Free NumberToll Free: (800) 780-5346

Street Address:

330 W. Church St.
Bartow, FL 33830

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 9005
Drawer CS03
Bartow, FL 33831-9005

Office Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Code Enforcement's enforces Polk County's land development code and other land use-related ordinances and codes.

This section provides a comprehensive inspection system to handle nuisances that include inoperable vehicles, rat infestations, trash on lots, high weeds on vacant lands and unsanitary conditions. Code Enforcement also oversees the enforcement of Polk County's sign code.

Code violation cases that are not resolved are scheduled to appear before the special magistrate. Appeals of the special magistrate's decisions are heard before the appellate special magistrate.

The Polk County Board of County Commissioners is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Polk County Board of County Commissioners

330 W. Church St.
PO Box 9005
Bartow, FL 33831-9005
(863) 534-6000

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