Brevard County is supported by the full range of important services to our residents. Again – please let me know if there is anything at all I can help you find.
|Electricity||Florida Power & Light||321-723-77951-800-226-3545||www.FPL.com|
|Natural Gas||Florida City Gas||1-800-993-7546|
|Water & Sewer||Cape Canaveral||321-639-7500|
|Mim/North Brevard Co||321-264-5130|
|Brighthouse Cable||Cape Canaveral ~ Cocoa Beach||321-254-3300||www.Mybrighthouse.com|
For drives license & driver’s tests, visit of the following locations or visit online at
Driver’s License Offices
Titusville: 2290 Columbia Blvd 321-383-2763
Merritt Island: 1450 Courtney Parkway, Suite 5 321-449-5002
Melbourne: 601 E. University Blvd. 321-984-4933
N. Melbourne: 3442 N. Harbor City Blvd. , 321-752-3160
New Residents must apply for Florida Tags and car titles within 10 days after they begin working, apply for a homestead tax exemption or enroll children in school. Proof of Florida insurance also is required BEFORE tags can be issued.
Tags can be bought in the Tax Collector’s Office at the following locations:
U. S. Postal Services
To Register to Vote in Brevard County , You must be:
For additional tax information please see: www.myflorida.com/dor/taxes/new.html
Florida ‘s state sales tax is 6 percent. Some items are specifically exempt. Brevard county’s resort tax is 5%. The county tax is imposed on short term rentals (les than 6 months) and all lodging rates.
When you purchase a home in Florida you will pay an ad valorem or “property” tax base don the taxable value of the property. Ad valorem taxes are assessed by the county property appraiser and collected annually by the tax collectors office.
A $25,000 homestead exemption is available to home owners who meet certain requirements. Certain exemptions also available to blind persons and other physically challenged residents. Full Brevard County tax rates, assessments and exemptions explanations available at www.brevardpropertyappraisers.com