“Doing Business in Sarasota County” provides a directory of services and contact information for county and state offices. The information provides answers to questions about permits for building; occupancy; health and fire; environmental regulations; tax requirements; land use and development; and State of Florida regulatory and licensing information.

VENDOR GPS: A GUIDE TO PROCUREMENT SUCCESS  This guide has been developed to provide helpful information and to explain how easy it is to do business with Sarasota County. Potential suppliers are encouraged to participate in competitive opportunities to sell commodities and/or services to Sarasota County. For existing vendors, this guide may serve as a quick reference tool.

A panel of Sarasota County representatives discussed how to open a business in as well as do business with the County on December 6, 2017.  You can listen to the presentation here.