The City Commission adopted rules for Short-Term Rentals in 2018. These regulations deal specifically with short-term vacation rentals and encourage them to be safe and well-maintained. In the City of Oakland Park, a Short-Term Rental is defined as:
- A “Transient Public Lodging Establishment” which means any unit, group of units, dwelling, building, or group of building within a single complex of building which is rented to guests more than three times in a calendar year for periods of less than 30 days or 1 calendar month, whichever is less, or which is advertised or held out to the public as a place regularly rented to guests.
- A Vacation Rental as defined under City Ordinance, as any transient public lodging establishment that does not have on-site management, which is located in the single family residential dwelling zoning district in the City of Oakland Park.
Fees: The registration fee is $500.00 (Amended on 9/22/21), the annual renewal fee is $250.00 (Amended on 9/22/21)
Re-inspection; per re-inspection (failure to pass initial inspection requiring an additional inspection)
$150.00 (Amended on 9/22/21)
Fee for a change of agent
Fee for modification of Vacation Rental Registration (modification may require additional inspection)
Change of ownership requires a new initial registration fee
Short-Term Rental License Application: Apply online
HOTLINE NUMBER: 954-504-6454
Owner or Rental Agent
For questions, please contact:
Short-Term Rental Coordinator
5399 N Dixie Hwy Suite #3
Oakland Park, Fl. 33334