Welcome Center

 The Welcome Center, located in the small building next to the Front Gate, issues identification cards for employees entering Ocean Reef and maintains insurance and licensing information on all companies. This is also where property owners and Club members obtain automatic gate openers for their automobiles for a small fee, and where children are tested to obtain a golf cart license. 

Operating a Business

Companies wishing to do business at Ocean Reef must comply with a set of requirements. More information can be found at the Business page or by contacting the Welcome Center between 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 pm Monday through Friday and 7:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. on Saturdays (9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Saturdays during season Nov-May.) 



Golf Cart Operator's License Application from the Ocean Reef Public Safety Department

I hereby give my consent for my “sponsored” minor child who is 10 years of age or older, to obtain an Ocean Reef Community Golf Cart Permit or Ocean Reef Golf Cart License. The following restrictions apply:

Ocean Reef Golf Learners Permit

To obtain an Ocean Reef golf cart Learner’s Permit, you must

A.  Be at least 10 years of age AND have taken and passed the written and driving test (each portion of which may be retaken up to two (2) times), and

B.   Be at least 4’9” in height, and

C.   Be a homeowner or Ocean Reef Club member, or a child, grandchild, or other family member of such homeowner or member.

Drivers operating under an Ocean Reef Learner’s Permit are subject to the following provisions:

A.     Must be accompanied by a licensed driver at least 18 years of age.

B.      Only operate carts with a maximum speed of 17 MPH

C.      Only operate carts during daylight hours


Ocean Reef Golf Cart License

To obtain an Ocean Reef golf cart license, you must

A.  Be at least 12 years of age AND have possessed an Ocean Reef Golf Cart Learner’s Permit for at least 12 months, and

B.   Be at least 4’9” in height, and

C.   Be a homeowner or Ocean Reef Club member, or a child, grandchild, or other family member of such homeowner or member.

By acknowledging the above mentioned I assume full responsibility for any liability resulting from his/her operation of a golf cart on Ocean Reef property.

Homeowner or Club Member #:_________________Date: _________________

Applicant’s Name: ________________________________________

Date of Birth: _______________  Age: _____

Relationship to Sponsor:_____________________

Address: ________________________________Phone Number:_____________

The Ocean Reef Golf Cart Permit, Ocean Reef Golf Cart License or State Driver’s License must be in the applicant’s immediate possession at all times when operating a golf cart. The applicant must display his/her Golf Cart Permit, Golf Cart License or State Driver’s License at the request of any Public Safety Officer or Deputy Sheriff.

Print Name of Homeowner or Club Member Sponsor: _ __________________________________

Signature of Homeowner or Club Member Sponsor: ____________________________________


ORCA Indemnification Agreement

OCEAN REEF PUBLIC SAFETY DEPARTMENT

110 Anchor Drive, Key Largo, Fl 33037 

Phone: 305-367-2222 Fax:305-367-3139 

Email: publicsafety@oceanreef.com


TO: OCEAN REEF COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION, INC. AND OCEAN REEF CLUB, INC.

The undersigned hereby acknowledges and agrees that I / We shall be responsible for, and hereby agrees to indemnify and hold harmless, OCEAN REEF COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION, INC. and OCEAN REEF CLUB, INC., and their respective directors, officers, associates, agents, affiliates, and the successors and assigns of the entities, from any and all claims, suits damages, judgments, settlements, including expenses of legal defense, arising out of, and directly or indirectly, the use of any golf cart within the confines of the Ocean Reef Community Association, Inc. or pursuant to an Ocean Reef Club, Inc. Rental Agreement, or otherwise, by the undersigned and / or the spouse, children, guest, lessee’s guest or invitees or the undersigned.

Furthermore, the undersigned agrees to abide by all registrations and rules of Ocean Reef Community Association, Inc. and Ocean Reef Club, Inc., regarding golf carts and safety matters. The undersigned specifically agrees that he/she will not permit the children listed below to operate a golf cart capable of speeds in Excess of 17 MPH.

Print Name of Homeowner or Club Member Sponsor: ___________________________________

Signature of Homeowner or Club Member Sponsor: ____________________________________

Children are not allowed to use cell phones while operating a golf cart.



Front Gate

Residents and Visitors entering Ocean Reef by land must enter through the Front Gate. Our computerized entry system and professional staff ensure that only authorized personnel are allowed onsite, 24 hours a day. Residents may preauthorize expected visitors by calling the Front Gate, 367-4992 or by utilizing the automated clearance system, 367-2263. Contractors doing work onsite are restricted to set hours, which vary based on the time of year.