Yes. If you have a Land Use Submittal Appointment, upon arrival let the front receptionist know that you also have a Building Permit submittal. The Land Use application must be accepted in order to also intake the Building Permit application and plans. Because of the limited quantity of Guest Cottages, they are excluded from concurrent review.
A Washington State Licensed Contractor is required. And yes, you are able to do the work yourself however a Owner/Contractor Form must be signed by the Owner & submitted with the Building Permit Application.
Per Island County Resolution C-28-18, the building permit fee's will be updated and effective as of Feb. 6, 2023.
detached Accessory Dwelling Unit are once again available.
Single Family Residence
New Construction (Garage/Shop etc.) on a Vacant Parcel
Note: Garage/Shop on parcels under 2.5 acres without a residence are restricted to 800 sq. ft.