Community Enhancement and Code Compliance is a division within the Community Development Department. The division is responsible for the enforcement of City codes and ordinances to protect the community and maintain quality standards. Community Enhancement and Code Compliance division is also responsible for the issuance of Local Business Tax Receipts.
In addition, the division:
- Issue non-consent towing permits, pit bull registrations and abandoned property registrations
Inspecting and monitoring commercial properties for compliance with sanitation, sign and landscaping, and other City codes
Investigate complaints and ensure correction of violations by property owners
Present cases to the Code Compliance Special Magistrate for disposition
Code@sunrisefl.gov (Please not that Florida has a broad public records law, and that all correspondence to the City via email may be subject to disclosure. To submit an anonymous complaint please call the 24 hour hotline at (954) 572-2344.
Business Tax Receipt Office
Phone: (954) 572-2352
Fax: (954) 838-7653
Business Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30AM to 4:00PM (except City holidays)
All of the City of Sunrise Municipal Codes are available online at www.Municode.com.
To report a code violation, please call the City's Community Enhancement and Code Compliance division at (954) 572-2344. All inquiries related to building permits, work without permits, and other issues regulated by The Florida Building Code should be directed to the Building Division at (954) 572-2354 or the City of Sunrise Building Division webpage.
Online Code Enforcement Inquiry
The public can view the Code Compliance Activity Status of any property in Sunrise via the City's online Code Compliance Inquiry System. If you require additional assistance, please call (954) 572-2344.
Code Compliance Zone Map
The City of Sunrise is divided into geographic zones. The zone map provides the name of the Code Compliance Officer assigned to each zone.
Code Compliance Special Magistrate
In accordance with Florida Statutes Chapter 162, enforcement cases in the City of Sunrise are heard before a Special Magistrate. A current agenda is available below. Special Magistrate hearings are scheduled for the third Monday of each month at 2:00 p.m. in the auditorium of the Community Development Department, located at 1607 NW 136 Avenue, Building B. (Please follow posted signs.) For additional information, contact the Clerk to the Special Magistrate at (954) 572-2347.