Code Compliance


The Code Compliance Division is committed to improving the quality of life in Lake Wales through the administration and enforcement of laws that prohibit conditions hazardous to the health, safety and welfare of the community.


The Code Compliance Section is responsible for enforcing laws related to:
  • Accumulation of debris
  • Garage sales
  • Garbage and trash
  • High grass and weeds
  • Inoperable or unlicensed vehicles
  • Occupational licenses
  • Sign regulations
  • Substandard or unsafe housing