Garage Sales in the unincorporated areas of Highlands County are restricted to 2 during any twelve (12) month period, not to exceed three (3) days in length. A garage sale permit must be obtained before each sale per Highlands County Ordinance 12.08.109.
Garage sale permits are $5.00 and you have the option of advertising your sale for an additional $2.00. The garage sale advertisement will provide the address, dates, and a general list of items that can be purchased at your sale. The advertisement will then be posted on our website below from the time you purchase the permit until the last day of the sale.
Garage sale permits can be purchased through the following ways:
- Online Permit
- By visiting one of our office locations: Click here for more information and directions
- Phone by calling (863) 402-6685, the permit will be emailed to you.
** Please note ** If you have a religious conflict and need to omit one of the days allowed during the 3 day sale time frame, please give us a call or visit our office so that we can try to accommodate you.
All major credit cards are accepted if you are paying online or by telephone. We now are proud to offer NO FEE e-checks for all online payments.
Payments by Phone
A convenience fee of 2.95%, with a minimum fee of $2.00, if paying by credit card will be assessed by the processing vendor. (NO FEE for e-checks)
Our office does not retain any portion of these fees.
If credit card billing address is outside of the United States, please enter 99999 in the zip code field