Garage Sale Permits can be purchased at any Highlands County Tax Collector Office:
Sebring office: 540 S. Commerce Avenue
(The Government Center)
Lake Placid office: 11 North Pine Avenue
(Directly behind Chamber of Commerce in downtown Lake Placid)
Avon Park office: 116 East Main Street
(Next to City Hall)
All three offices are open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.
The Highlands County Ordinance provides that garage sales, held in unincorporated areas of Highlands County cannot exceed two (2) during any twelve (12) month period, not to exceed three (3) days in length. A new permit must be obtained before each sale. The cost of each permit is $5.00.