Largo COVID-19 Update: Building and Planning Services

The City of Largo in following the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendation for social distancing, has closed Largo City Hall including the Building and Planning Division to the public starting at 8am on Thursday, March 19, 2020. This decision was made in response to emerging public health concerns of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and a proactive measure to ensure the health and safety of our staff, residents, and customers. The public's patience and understanding are appreciated as we work through this uncertain time together as a community. 

Planning staff will remain available to customers by contacting the Planner-on-call at or by calling (727)587-6749 Ext. 7301. 

The Building Division will continue functioning for permitting and plan review via online, mail-in and drop off options. Due to the growing effects of COVID-19, the Building Division will have limited staff in the office on Tuesday and Thursday mornings only.  Inspections are now limited to new construction, exteriors, and unoccupied buildings, and no occupied residential buildings will be entered. Emergency inspections will be handled on a case by case basis. These changes will take effect Monday, April 6 and will continue until further notice.  Please note, permit review times may be delayed in particular cases.

All applicants are being asked to use eTRAKiT during this time. If you do not have an account, please contact to set up an eTRAKiT account. The following permit types are available online to registered eTRAKiT users:

  • Mobile Home Setup  *New as of 4/10
  • Canopy  *New as of 4/10
  • Commercial Parking Lot  ^New as of 4/10
  • Screen Room
  • Pool Enclosure
  • Sidewalk
  • Sign
  • Addition - Residential and Commercial 
  • Remodel - Residential and Commercial
  • Repair - Residential and Commercial
  • Driveway
  • Patio Deck 
  • Carport
  • Demo
  • Ggenerator
  • Shed 
  • Fire Sprinkler
  • Fire Alarm
  • Mobile Home Roof Over
  • Fence
  • Pool Fence
  • Solar
  • LP Gas
  • Natural Gas
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Roof
  • Window/Door
  • Tree
Applicants trying to submit for permit types that are not currently available through eTRAKiT are being allowed to submit the application and plans via Other permits that will require an application and plans to be mailed in or dropped off in-person, should be submitted to Largo City Hall via a permit dropbox located outside of City Hall’s main entrance off of 2nd Ave NE. Please note plans should only be submitted Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm. Any plans left after that time are at the customer’s own risk.
Homeowners submitting for permits are asked to call (727)586-7488 or email for staff to assist with the process.

Payments will not be accepted in person or in the dropbox. Please call (727)586-7488 or email so staff can assist with the payment process. Important contact information is below. 
Largo City Hall physical address:
  • 201 Highland Ave NE Largo, FL 33770
Largo City Hall mailing address:
  • PO Box 296 Largo, FL 33779
  • Please address to the Building Division
City of Largo Contact Information:
The City is dedicated to do its part to help plan, prepare, and respond to this emerging public health concern and will remain in close contact with Pinellas County Emergency Management and the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas (DOH). Changes and updates to services will be posted on
General questions about COVID-19, global situation updates, and safety tips can be found on the CDC website ( and DOH website ( Residents can call the DOH Pinellas at (727)824-6900 and Pinellas County's Citizen Information at (727)464-4333.