Code Violation Complaint Form

Please note:  under Florida law, email addresses are public records.  If you do not want your email released in response to a public records request, do not use electronic mail.  Contact the office by phone, in person, or in writing (making sure to exclude any personal information.)


Code Enforcement is responsible for the interpretation and enforcement of all City Ordinances to promote and protect the health, safety and general welfare of the public.

Report possible code infractions in your neighborhood or ask questions regarding City codes by:

  1. Submitting on-line Code Enforcement Nuisance Complaint (You can remain anonymous.)
  2. Visiting the Code Enforcement Office in the Umatilla Police Station at 251 N. Central Avenue from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, or
  3. Call office at (352) 669-1846, or
  4. Mail a letter to Code Enforcement at P.O. Drawer 2286, Umatilla, FL 32784, or

Note: Under Florida law, email addresses are public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public records request, do not use electronic mail. Instead, contact this office by phone, in person, or in writing (making sure to exclude any personal information).

Animals: The City of Umatilla transferred animal control responsibilities to Lake County Animal Services. You can report concerns to them at (352) 343-9688, Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. After hours, please call the Lake County Sheriff’s Office at (352) 343-2101. Under most circumstances, cows, pigs, goats, sheep and domestic fowl are prohibited within the City limits