Please note that our online permitting system has been updated - Learn more
NOTE: When making payments online, you will be redirected to a third party secure site for the payment to be processed; once completed, you will be redirected back to eConnect.
Lee County Community Development Payment Options
The use of this feature requires your bank to allow for a debit transaction to take place. Often business accounts are set up with a Debit Filter or Block.
Prior to using this method, contact your bank to verify that Forte Payments Systems, Company ID: 1330903620 will be authorized to process debit transactions on your account. After confirming the status of your checking account, have your permit/case number handy (keeping in mind that all information you enter must be valid information, including routing number, account number and check number), then make your payment
The use of this feature allows you to enter your credit card (Visa, Master Card, American Express and Discover
) along with your CSV number, name and full mailing address where you receive your invoice. Have your permit/case number handy, then make your payment
The credit card payment option is available both online and by dialing 239-533-8997, option *
Cash, checks and credit cards are approved methods of payment in our permitting lobby Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Our office is located at 1500 Monroe St., downtown Fort Myers.
If you wish to mail your payment, please include the case/permit number on your check or money order and mail to:
Lee County Community Development
PO BOX 398
Fort Myers, FL 33902-0398
If you have any comments or questions on these payment options, please call 239-533-8329.