Administrative Lien-Amnesty Program

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                      Code Enforcement 

     Administrative Lien Amnesty Program


The City of Lake Wales is currently offering The Code Enforcement Lien Amnesty Program as an incentive to property owners who may have outstanding Code Enforcement administrative fines/liens to bring their property into compliance with City Codes and obtain a quick reduction of their outstanding fines or liens.

PROGRAM DURATION: May 1st, 2020 through June 1st, 2020


Property must be in compliance with all City Codes and Ordinances

Property Owner must not have active code enforcement violations on any other property owned in the City of Lake Wales.

The Property must not be subject to Foreclosure

The Property or Owner must not have prior reductions within the last Five years by the City of Lake Wales on Any Property

Liens must have a Face Value of at Least $1,000

For more information regarding eligibility, or if you have any other questions pertaining to this program, please contact our Code Compliance Division at:

(863) 678-4182 xt 223.



A $50 Non-refundable Application fee per property/per administrative lien is due at time of application.

The City of Lake Wales will issue a Release of Lien to the property owner for each outstanding fine or lien settled during this program.

Eligible property owners will pay the total amount Specified by the Code Enforcement Board by Sept 30, 2020

Please complete the application and return it (with the application fee) to the Code Compliance Division, located at:201 W Central Ave. Lake Wales, FL 33853

Applications may be obtained by clicking on the Amnesty Program Application link below or by contacting the Code Compliance Division.