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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 you should 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 click here to make your payment. 


Credit Card:

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 click here to 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 M-F 7:30am-4:30pm.  Our office is located in downtown Fort Myers at 1500 Monroe Streeet.

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
Attn: Cashier
PO BOX 398
Fort Myers Fl 33902-0398

If you have any comments or questions on these payment options, please call 239-533-8329.