Abandonment Procedures Package


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This information is concerning abandonment/vacation procedures in Palm Beach County. Please note that a $2,010.00 fee has been established to help cover our processing costs. A check or money order in this amount, made payable to the Board of County Commissioners, Palm Beach County, should accompany the petition. This office requires one (1) set of the petition containing original signatures and appropriate seals for expedient processing, along with a disk containing each exhibit in PDF format. Please allow four (4) months for finalization of the abandonment/vacation. If we may be of any service to you in this matter, please contact Jaylene Davis at 561-684-4023 or jdavis@pbcgov.org for further information.


Abandonment Ordinance
Application Petition Only
Utility Contact Providers of Abandonments
Sample for Privilege Fee Statement and Calculations
Sample Letter to be sent to Utility / Drainage Interests
Sample of Affidavit verifying property owners' within 300 feet of Petition site
Certified Mailing Envelope Instructions​​