The City of Key West, Florida

The Southernmost City in the Continental United States


Code Compliance Department


Mission Statement:

The City of Key West Code Compliance Department is committed to protecting the health, safety and welfare of our community. We continually strive to provide fair and equitable services to our citizens and visitors. The staff serves as representatives of the Department and provides information and services to the public regarding code compliance. We will exhibit professionalism through continued education and teamwork to accomplish our mission. 

We are open for walk-in business at our office located at 1300 White Street, rear building, during the following hours:
  • Monday thru Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm
The office is closed on weekends. However, there are officers working until 12 am Wednesday through Sunday. You can report a violation on the city website,, click the Citizens Action Line located on the right side of the web page then select Make a Service Request and scroll down and click on Code Violation. If you need to contact a compliance officer after office hours you may call the main number, 305-809-3740, to report violations or leave messages, or you may contact the Key West Police Department non-emergency number, 305-809-1000 to request a compliance officer return your call.

Contact Us

Jim Young
Jim Young,
Code Compliance Director
City Hall
1300 White St
Key West, FL 33040
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