Code Enforcement

Mission Statement

To provide our citizens with the highest quality of service and to uphold and enforce Codes and Standards established to protect the Public Health, Safety and Welfare of all residents, business owners and visitors based upon priorities which are consistent with established standards. Courtesy and professionalism will serve as guiding principles which will permeate the character of the Code Enforcement office, thereby ensuring that our determination to deter blight within the City is tempered with sensitivity and compassion.

Duties & Responsibilities

Code Enforcement Officers (CEO) are also employed by the Building Division. The officer enforces a broad range of land use ordinances to assure that a healthy, safe and attractive environment is maintained for DeLand's residents. Code enforcement services are provided in response to citizen complaints, but work efforts also include proactive enforcement and educational components designed to promote compliance with adopted regulations.