As one of Florida’s premier communities to live, work and play, the City of Parkland is committed to attracting, retaining, and growing businesses and jobs within the City. The City of Parkland is committed to working with businesses, large and small, new or established to ensure their success. With five (5) beautiful and successful Commercial Centers, Parkland is an ideal location for success. This page will provide you with one location to find all relevant and key information to assist you with the development of your business within the City of Parkland.
We are committed to creating a thriving business community and strong local economy. To this end, the City has been cooperating with Parkland business owners in seeking to develop and create a partnership with the business community. In an effort to expand public knowledge of the City’s commercial presence and to assist in publicizing your business, the City has produced an index of local businesses within the City. View the City of Parkland business directory.
Helpful Information For New Businesses
New Business Program
Whether your business is new or just new to the City of Parkland (City), we are eager to help you succeed. Start-up can be a cumbersome process for a new business and the City’s New Business Program streamlines it for you. This cost-free program will give you the tools and information you need to onboard your business as quickly and seamlessly as possible. View the City of Parkland new business program and application (PDF). View the Starting Your Business in Parkland one-sheeter (PDF).
There are five (5) commercial centers within the City of Parkland. View the business centers in Parkland.
Business Tax Receipts
All businesses in Parkland are required to have a City of Parkland Business Tax Receipt AND a Broward County Business Tax Receipt. View additional information about commercial business tax receipts.
Online Permit Information
The City of Parkland allows registered users to view information on your existing permits. Log in or create an account at the City of Parkland’s electronic permitting site.
City of Parkland Municipal Code
View the City of Parkland code of ordinances.
Code enforcement provided by the Broward Sheriff's Office, is to enforce the codes of the City of Parkland. It is our intent to provide a fair and expeditious process to enforce the city’s zoning and technical codes and to correct violations in a manner with all the procedures, requirements and remedies provided for in Chapter 162, Florida Statutes. View additional information about code compliance.
Special Event Permit Application
Any organized activity or event impacting City services or involving the use of, or having an impact on, public or private property, public facilities, sidewalks, medians or street areas requires a permit. View the special event permit application.
The City of Parkland offers numerous opportunities for promoting your business while giving back to the community and making a difference in one of the fastest growing Cities in Florida. View sponsorship and donation opportunities.
Green Business Certification
The City of Parkland Certified Green Business program encourages local business, through various achievements, to install green practices as part of their everyday business standards. This innovative program is designed to guide local business in becoming green through insightful and efficient ideas that will reduce costs and increase revenue. View the certified green business criteria (PDF).