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Volusia County Office
250 N. Beach St.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114 ** (386) 254-4610 

New residents must register their vehicles and obtain Florida license tags within 10 days of establishing legal residency here. Proof of Florida no-fault insurance, previous out-of-state title, auto identification number and odometer reading are required.

Driver’s License

Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Dept.
Nova & Orange St.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114 ** (386) 238-3140

Any driver who becomes a Florida resident must obtain a Florida driver’s license within 30 days of seeking permanent residency here. You must register your vehicle  and get Florida Auto Tags before getting your driver’s license. New residents are required to pass only a visual examination if they have a valid license from another state, and no moving violations within the last three years. Test appointments are recommended. A new driver’s license costs $20 and is valid for six years. Drivers must be at least 16 years old to qualify for a driver’s license, and 15 years old to obtain a restricted learner’s permit. The local driver’s license office is located at 310 Jean Street, Daytona Beach (one block east of Nova Road, off of Orange Avenue). Phone: (904) 238-3142.

Hospitals 

Health Department

501 Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach 32114 ** Tel: 386 – 947-3400

Halifax Medical Center

303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach 32114 ** 386-254-4000

Halifax Hospital Emergency

Dunlawton Avenue
Port Orange 32127

Post Offices

UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE – DAYTONA BEACH

500 Bill France Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL32120
Phone : 1- 800-275-8777 ** Fax : (386) 359-2807

UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE – DAYTONA BEACH

635 N Ridgewood Ave.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114-2142 ** Phone : 800-275-8777 ** Fax : 386-359-2807

UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE – ORMOND BEACH

260 Williamson Blvd.
Ormond Beach, FL 32174-9998 ** Phone: 800-275-8777 ** Fax: 386-676-9208

UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE – DAYTONA BEACH

220 N Beach St.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3302 ** Phone : 800-275-8777 ** Fax : 386-359-2807

UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE – PORT ORANGE

725 Dunlawton Ave
Port Orange, FL 32127-9226 ** Phone: 800-275-8777 ** Fax: 386-359-2807

Social Security

Social Security Administration

Sr. Citizens Information (386) 255-7543

Tax Information (Volusia County)

Volusia County
Administration Office (386) 254-4601
250 N. Beach St.
Daytona Beach 32114 Phone: (904) 254-4601.

Florida sales tax is 6%. Florida has no state personal income tax, no state tax on personal gifts and no inheritance tax. Real estate taxes are levied by the cities, counties, school districts, and in some cases, special taxing districts. Taxes on personal residences can be reduced by Homestead, Widow’s and/or Disability Exemptions, depending on the owner’s individual status. For more information contact the Volusia County Property Appraiser’s office, at 250 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach.

Utilities 

Electricity

  • Florida Power & Light Co. * (386) 252-1541
  • Florida Power & Light Co. : Daytona Beach (386) 258-3172 * (386) 258-3150

Cable/Dish Television

  • Brighthouse Cable : 386-760-9950
  • Dish Network : 1-800-333-3474

Garbage & Water

  • Garbage Sewer & Water: Daytona Bch. Shores * (386) 322-5000 
  • Garbage Sewer & Water: Ponce Inlet * (386) 322-6713
  • Garbage Sewer & Water: South Daytona * (386) 322-3002

Telephone

  • BellSouth
  • Residences (386) 780-2355 ** Businesses (386) 780-2800

Voter Registration

Volusia County
250 N. Beach St.
Daytona Beach, 32114

Tel: (386) 254-4690

To be eligible to register to vote in Florida, a person must be at least 18 years of age, a United States citizen, a resident of Florida, in possession of his/her voting rights (not having had them taken away by a court of law). Residents may register to vote by completing a Florida Voter Registration Application and mailing it to the Volusia County Department of Elections, PO Box 1467, DeLand, FL 32721. Application forms are available at all Volusia County Libraries, all local Chambers of Commerce, and most banks and financial institutions. Residents also may register to vote at the same time they apply for their Florida driver’s license, through the State Division of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles.
Phone: (386) 257-6000 or (386) 736-5930. 

City Offices

Daytona Beach

301 Ridgewood Ave., Daytona Beach, FL 32114
(386) 252-6461

Ponce Inlet

4680 S. Peninsula Dr., Ponce Inlet, FL 32127
(386) 322-6700

Daytona Beach Shores

3050 S. Atlantic Ave., Daytona Beach Shores, FL 32118
(386) 322-5000

South Daytona

1672 Ridgewood Ave., South Daytona, FL 32119
(9386) 322-3000

Emergency Numbers

Police, Fire Ambulance 911

Hunting & Fishing Licenses

Call (386) 254-4635

Libraries

Dickerson Community Center Library

308 Martin Luther King Blvd., Daytona Beach FL 32114 (386) 239-6478
Open: Mon. – Fri. 10-1 and 2-5

Volusia County Library

Center City Island, Daytona Beach FL 32114 (386) 257-6036
Open: Mon. 9:30-5:30; Tue. 9:30-8; Wed. 9:30-5:30; Thu. 9:30-8; Fri. 9:30-5; Sat. 9-5

Newspapers

Daytona Beach News Journal  (386) 252-1511

Recycling

Daytona Beach 386-252-8158
Holly Hill 386-947-4163
Ponce Inlet 386-322-6713

Port Orange 386-756-5369
South Daytona 386-322-3002
Volusia County Recycles 386-257-6021

Transportation

By Air

Daytona Beach International Airport (DBIA) in North Central Florida’s gateway linking the World’s Mots Famous Beach with easy access to all Florida cities and attractions. Continental and Delta Airlines serve the airport. DBIA offers scheduled flights with connections to more than 150 destinations. The airport’s volunteer ambassadors meet and greet passengers, provide airport information and assist with guided tours of the facility. Other airport services include car rental facilities in the baggage claims area, meeting rooms, specialty shops and fine dining at J.C.’s Landing. DBIA also features a unique collection of Florida artwork.

Several fixed base operators provide aircraft maintenance, bonded and domestic fueling services, aircraft cleaning and ground handling. For more information on Daytona Beach International Airport call its 24-hour Communications Center at (386) 248-8069.

By Land

Whether the destination is the largest shopping mall in the area, Daytona International Speedway, public schools, or one of the area’s many fine restaurants; getting around town is easy and convenient with VOTRAN, Volusia County’s public transit system. VOTRAN provides a variety of transportation services which include:

Scheduled service throughout the Greater Daytona Beach Area
(Monday-Saturday 6 a.m.- 7:30 p.m.)

Daytona Beach Sunday Service (6:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.)

West Volusia (Monday- Saturday 6 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.)

Southeast Volusia Area (Monday – Saturday 6a.m. – 7:30 p.m.)

North-South Connector (Monday-Saturday, hourly trips connecting

Daytona Beach and the Southeast Volusia Area.)

 Gold Service (paratransit): (County – wide door-to-door service for special assistance needs)

Trolley Service (Beachside – noon to midnight daily, January – Labor Day) VOTRAN operates 43 scheduled route buses daily and 31 paratransit vehicles. A regular one-way fare is $1, with half price discounts for senior citizens (65 and over), the physically disadvantaged and students (under 18). VOTRAN transports more than 3 million passengers annually. In recent years the American Transit Association has named VOTRAN. For more information on routes, schedules and services call (386) 761-7700.