Registration Requirements for Golf Carts in Downtown Ocala Area
OCALA, Fla. (May 22, 2020) – The City of Ocala will allow the use of golf carts, low-speed vehicles and mini trucks on designated city streets beginning Monday, June 1.
Persons operating a golf cart or low speed vehicle within the downtown area are required to register for a one-time permit, at a cost of $30.00. This registration fee will be used to provide information to law enforcement with ownership information in the event of an accident or theft. A decal will be assigned to the vehicle and must be displayed on the left side of your vehicle.
To start the registration process, download the application form at www.ocalafl.org/GolfCart. Once completed, the signed and notarized form must be returned to the City of Ocala using one of the following options:
By mail: Mail the form and enclosed check to the following address. All checks must be made payable to the City of Ocala. Once processed the City will mail you a decal for the golf cart.
Citizen Service Center (CSC)
Building 201 SE 3rd Street (2nd Floor)
Ocala, Florida 34471
Electronically: Residents who want to submit their form electronically may send it to firstname.lastname@example.org and pay by credit card via the online payment service. Once complete, an invoice from Paystand will be emailed to you.
In person: Appointments are available on a first come, first serve basis and must be made prior to your arrival at City offices. To schedule an appointment, call 352-629-8421 or email email@example.com. If making an appointment, staff will notarize the registration form and provide a decal for the golf cart.
For more information, please contact the Permitting Division at 352-629-8421 or firstname.lastname@example.org; or visit www.ocalafl.org/GolfCart.