Sustainable Development Staff

Coconut Creek Government Center
4800 West Copans Road
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

W. Scott Stoudenmire Director of Sustainable Development
Justin Proffitt Assistant Director of Sustainable Development
Liz Aguiar Principal Planner
Linda Whitman Sustainability Manager
Michael Righetti Senior Project Manager
Dan Nelson Community Enhancement Manager
Amy Edwards Development Review Specialist
Aleesha Korth Planner
Valencia Massey Business Process Analyst
Mark Torok Landscape Inspector 954-956-1530
Denise Stecko Administrative Assistant

Vacation Rentals

Vacation Rental Registration

The City of Coconut Creek has adopted registration requirements and regulations relating to Vacation Rentals as allowed by Florida law. Regulations do not prohibit vacation rentals or regulate the duration and frequency of the rental. Regulations are intended to safeguard residential neighborhoods and life safety issues.

All Vacation Rental properties with in the City of Coconut Creek shall be registered and must obtain a Vacation Rental Certification. The property must comply with the minimum Zoning requirements and Life Safety Standards in accordance with City Ordinance No. 2021-003. You may also mail or drop-off the completed application at City Hall.

Vacation Rental Registration Checklist Vacation Rental Registration Application Vacation Rental Registration Affidavit

City of Coconut Creek - Attn: BTR
4800 West Copans Road, Coconut Creek, FL 33063

Registration and Inspection Fees

Vacation Rental fees in accordance with City Ordinance No. 2021-004.

Pay Registration Fee

Application/Registration Fee $250
Re-Inspection Fee $40
Registration Renewal $250

Vacation Rental registrations expire annually and must be renewed before September 30th.


Fire Safety and Code Compliance inspections are required prior to the initial issuance of a Vacation Rental Certificate.

In accordance with Ordinance No. 2021-003, a safety inspection of the rental unit will be conducted by the City by appointment only. If violations are found, all violations must be corrected and the unit must be re-inspected prior to issuance of the Vacation Rental Certificate.

The inspection shall be requested by the Property Owner or the property owner’s agent of record. Failure to provide the City Inspectors access at the scheduled time will result in a re-inspection fee of $40.

Vacation Rental Inspection Checklist

Licensing and Tax Collection

The City of Coconut Creek requires Vacation Rental properties to be licensed/registered with required State and County Agencies prior to registering with the City. The following applicable items must be obtained and a copy of each shall be submitted as a part of your registration packet.

Florida DBPR
My Florida License
Transient Public Lodging License
License Required
Florida Dept of Revenue
Sales Tax Collection. Some rental websites collect and remit taxes on your behalf. A notarized letter stating this and listing all sites you advertise on is required.
Registration Required
Broward County Business Tax
Business Tax Receipt
BTR Required
Broward County Tourist Development
Tourist Development Tax Collection. Some rental websites collect and remit taxes on your behalf. A notarized letter stating this and listing all sites you advertise on is required.
Registration Required

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