Code Compliance


Code Compliance

It is the intent of the city, through its Development Services Department, Code Compliance Division, Code Enforcement Board and Special Masters to promote, protect and improve the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the city by providing an equitable, expeditious, effective and inexpensive method of enforcing the codes and ordinances in force in the city.

Our Mission 

The mission of the Lauderdale Lakes Code Compliance Division is to safeguard the vitality of our community with the enforcement of the City’s Code of Ordinances and Land Development Regulations. We intend to accomplish this mission through the education of, and engagement with, our neighbors throughout the community, all while building safe, clean, prosperous, and sustainable neighborhoods and businesses that we can all be proud of!  WE CARE!

What is Code Compliance responsible for?

Code Enforcement is responsible for overseeing compliance with the City of Lauderdale Lakes Ordinances regarding zoning laws, sign regulations, obstructions on City property or City Right-of-Way, overgrown vegetation, trash, unlicensed or inoperative vehicles and yard waste

What is Code Compliance NOT responsible for?

Code Enforcement is not responsible for the following:

  • Animal Control
  • Mosquito Control
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Water & Wastewater
  • Building Permits - Please contact City of Lauderdale Lakes Development Services Permitting Department  (954) 535-2785
  • Local Business Tax Receipt (Occupational License) - Please contact City of Lauderdale Lakes Development Services Business Tax Department (954) 535-2486
  • Bulk Trash (Scheduling and Issues) - Please contact Waste Management (954) 974-7500