A variance is a request to deviate from current zoning requirements


Things to consider

  • You need to meet all requirements listed on the submittal checklist
  • A hearing with the Land Use Hearing Officer (LUHO) is required after the application is submitted

How to

  • Download and complete the application
    • Ensure that you have all required files labeled with the Folio number
    • Files must be in pdf format and minimum resolution of 300 dpi
  • If the total size of your files is under 25 MB
  • If the total size of your files is greater than 25 MB or you are having difficulty sending them via email
    • Upload your documents
    • Highlight all files to be submitted and compress them into a single .zip file
    • Ensure you label this file with the folio number
    • If you need assistance creating a .zip file a visual guide on creating a zip file and uploading your documents is available
  • Once payment is received, you will receive your required letter of notice, HOA mailing list and instructions about how to proceed with mailing your notice. Mailing deadlines and delivery of electronic delivery of proof of mailing will also be provided.

What's next

After the hearing you will receive notification by email.


Get help

Email: zoninghelp@hcfl.gov
Phone: (813) 272-5600

Last Modified: 2/1/2024, 7:49:13 PM

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