Frequently Asked Questions
Compliance and Internal Audit Division
Recording / Official Records
Declaration of Domicile

Frequently Asked Questions

Declaration of Domicile FAQ's

What is a Declaration of Domicile?
A Declaration of Domicile is a sworn statement which states that you reside in and maintain a place of residence in Highlands County. It also states that you intend to maintain this county as your permanent residence.

What must I bring with me to get a Declaration of Domicile?
You will need to bring a valid form of identification such as a driver's license or a Florida issued identification card, your previous address and your present address.

Forms are available in the CLERK'S OFFICE for Declaration of Domicile.

What is the fee for a Declaration of Domicile?
All fees are established by legislative actions and are subject to change. Please refer to a current "Schedule of Service Charges" available in any Clerk's Office , or online, for applicable fees.

Office Location

Recording Services Division
590 S Commerce Ave. Sebring, Fl 33870
Telephone: (863) 402-6590