Operations Division


Welcome to the revised Growth Management Department web pages. To streamline processes and better serve the community, Development Review has been reorganized into two divisions; Operations and Planning & Zoning.

Development Tracker Interactive Mapping – Track development in and around St. Johns County neighborhoods, including rezoning applications and special use permits. Development Tracker is a map of the County with permitting activity mapped by color-coded dots. Click the dots to view project descriptions and status. Development Tracker


About the Operations Division

The Operations Division provides efficient, effective and professional services for the permitting of the County's land development codes and the State of Florida regulations relating to the health, safety and welfare of residents and visitors of St. Johns County. The Operations Division manages the Development Review Committee, the residential clearance sheet process and public information requests related to permitting and development.

  • Development Review Manual
    The Development Review Manual is intended to help users of the Land Development Code understand the review and decision making processes outlined in the LDC. The manual includes applications and forms, as well as information on application submittal requirements and review procedures.
  • Development Review
    To streamline processes and better serve the community, Development Review was reorganized into two divisions. This section, Operations, and Planning & Zoning. Development Review Committee, Commercial plan review and inspection, Subdivision plan review and inspection, Construction Surety (bonds, letters of credit), As-Built review & inspection, Lot grading and drainage complaints.
  • Clearance Sheets
    Manages the review of residential permits regarding Zoning, Flood zone determinations, Residential driveway permits, Coastal Building Zone/Coastal Construction Control Line determinations prior to the review of building permits. Check Review Status.