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Planning & Zoning Division
The ​Planning & Zoning Division is one of three divisions of the Community Development Department and is responsible for the following services:
  • Site Plan Review
  • Special Exceptions and Variances
  • Implementing & updating Charlotte 2050, the county's Comprehensive Plan
  • Zoning District ("Rezoning") & Future Land Use Map changes 
  • Implementing & updating the Land Development Regulations
  • Plats and Plat Vacations
  • Code enforcement of much of the county's Code of Laws & Ordinances
  • Staff support for the Planning and Zoning Board, the Board of Zoning Appeals and the Code Enforcement Special Magistrate
  • Community Planning
  • Impact Fees
  • Other Planning Services
Planning & Zoning Division
Building Construction Services Building
18400 Murdock Circle
Port Charlotte FL 33948
​Zoning Section​Planning Section



Office Hours​7:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, except holidays and except on the last Friday of each month when the office closes at 4 pm.8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, except holidays.
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