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1. Are drawings required and do they need to be drawn by an architect or engineer?
2. Can I, as an owner, act as my own contractor?
3. How long is a building permit valid?
4. I have an Okaloosa County Business Tax Receipt; do I also need one for the City of Destin?
5. Is a permit required for a fence?
6. What building code are you currently under?
7. What is required to be shown on a site plan?
8. When are foundation and as-built surveys required?
9. When is a Notice of Commencement required and where does it get filed?
10. When is a permit required?
11. How do I permit waterfront modifications (docks/seawalls/etc)?
12. Why is a permit required for concrete and/or pavers?
13. Do I need a permit to change my floor coverings in my multi-family dwelling (i.e. condo, apartment, etc.)?

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1. Drones: Rules and Safety Tips
2. Is the Mid-Bay toll bridge part of the city?
3. Where is public parking and is there a fee?
4. Where can I get a marriage license?
5. Are fires allowed on the beach?
6. Can I take my dog on the beach?
7. Are fireworks allowed on the beach?
8. Can I camp overnight on the beach?
9. Does Destin have a public tennis court?
10. Does the city require a permit for a beach wedding?
11. How do I report an aggressive animal?
12. Can I drive my golf cart on Hwy. 98 or any streets in Destin?
13. How do I recycle in Destin?
14. Where can I launch my boat?
15. Am I allowed to take a pop up tent on the beach?
16. Who do I contact regarding mosquito problems?
17. What are the regulations for political signs in the city?
18. What is the schedule for running the harbor pump?
19. How do I report airport noise/aircraft noise?
20. Can I leave items on the beach overnight?
21. Are there beach warning flags?
22. Can I set up my belongings within 20 feet of the water's edge?
23. What beach park should I visit?
24. Can I drive my vehicle on the beach?
25. Can I have glass on the beach?
26. What is Leave No Trace?
27. When is Sea Turtle Nesting Season?

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1. During my morning walks, I see dogs roaming around the neighborhood and tearing up people's trash. What should I do?
2. I have received a notice from the City's Code Enforcement Officer for violating one of the City's codes. I need more time to correct the problem, what should I do?
3. What happens when a person who was cited for violating a City ordinance fails to comply?
4. I worked in my yard this weekend and have placed a lot of lawn debris out at the curb. Who will pick it up and when?
5. What is the process to remove a derelict vessel?

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1. Where is the Destin Library?
2. How do I get a library card?
3. How do I access my online catalog account?
4. How do I place a "hold" on library materials?
5. How do I renew my library materials?
6. How do I request an interlibrary loan?
7. How do I access Ancestry.com?
8. How do I sign up for computer classes?
9. How can I support the Destin Library?
10. How do I reserve a meeting/study room?
11. How do I use the library's computer services?
12. Can I volunteer at the Destin Library?

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1. How Do I Get A Commercial or Multi-Family Development Permit?
2. When do I Need a Permit to Remove a Tree?
3. When do I Need a Permit to Clear Land?
4. Where Can I Get a Copies of the City of Destin's Development Regulations?
5. What does "Grandfathered" mean?
6. Can I open a business out of my home?
7. What are building setbacks?
8. How can I find out the building setbacks for my lot?
9. I would like to add an accessory structure (swimming pool, detached garage, deck, etc.) to my property. What are the limitations for such structures?
10. I would like to place an off-premise sign advertising my business, service or organization, along city streets or on other property. What are the City’s requirements concerning this type of signage?
11. What are the guidelines for fencing?
12. What is the Zoning of my parcel?

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1. How does a person apply for a short term rental registration?
2. What is required to obtain STR registration?
3. Where in the City of Destin are STRS Allowed?
4. What is the fee for obtaining a short term rental registration?
5. Does a short term rental have to register each year?
6. How many guest are allowed to stay in a STR?
7. When does the registration period start?
8. What are the fees for late registration?
9. If I change management companies do they have to register my property again?
10. What is the correct size of the sign?
11. What information has to be on the sign?
12. Where do I get the STR decal?
13. Where is the decal placed on the sign?
14. Will the sign decals be numbered, in order to prevent theft?
15. How soon do I have to have my sign up on my property after I register?
16. Where do I post my sign on my property?
17. My HOA says I cant have a sign, is that true?
18. Why do I need an emergency contact listed on my sign?
19. How will the number of parking spots be determined?
20. Will the grandfather clause remain in effect if the property sells?
21. Conflicting issues in 13-118 first paragraph states that pre-existing agreements books prior to enactment of this ordinance, are valid for one year and we have 120 days to change our advertising?