The Planning Division is responsible for sustainable growth and development in Fort Walton Beach, ensuring implementation of the Comprehensive Plan, and compliance with the Land Development Code. The Planning Division encompasses the CRA, Community Development Block Grant Program, Brownfields Program, Development Review, and Business Tax Receipts. The Division also administers FEMA’s Community Rating System (CRS) Program which provides premium discounts on flood insurance.
Click on the links to the left to learn more about any of these programs.
To Request a Written Zoning Determination, please call (850) 833-9927 with the address and business type request. Written zoning/use determinations are usually prepared within 1-2 days.
To view an interactive and searchable GIS Future Land Use Map, click here.