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Building Permits



   HOURS COMPLETED​ BUI​LDING PERMIT SUBMITTALS ARE ACCEPTED

WHIDBEY ISLAND - MAIN OFFICE:

Monday - Friday

​8:00 am - 3:00 pm

CAMANO ISLAND ANNEX:​​

Monday - Friday

8:00 am - 11:00 am
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Plan for at least 60 minutes in the office when turning in an application.

All documents on this web site may be printed, filled-out, and submitted.

A property owner may authorize an agent to submit applications and obtain permits on their behalf by first filling out an APPLICANT AUTHORIZATION FORM.


WHEN DO I NEED A BUILDING PERMIT?

Frequently Asked Questions

Online inspections: Click here
Phone in your inspection: 360-679-7307


NEW - Building Permit Web App

A new web app has been added to show where the open building permits are located in Island County.  Click here to view this permit activity.

(Once the permit is closed it will fall off the map).

 

​​​ BUILDING ​​PERMIT APPLICATIONS AND FORMS 

​(The 2015 International Building Code is in effect)​

 

Master Building Permit Application

(Required with all forms below)​​​​​

Examples

Universal Plot Plan Checklist

Plot Plan - Example​

​ADDITIONAL BUILDING REQUIREMENTS

If your project is within a Noise Zone you will be required to meet the following additional requirements:​

​PLAN REVIEW KEY  ​

This PLAN REVIEW KEY has been developed and is being used by Island County Planning & Community Development effective July 1, 2013, in an effort to standardize common corrections and speed review of your application. If you have any questions   please contact the Plans Examiner who completed your review. We are also interested in any comments you have to improve this Legend. ​​​​

         

​Noise Regulations

 

Air Installations Compatible Use Zones (AICUZ)

Related Topic: 

  • Aircraft Accident Potential Zones (APZ) Overlay - Related Ordinance C-87-07
  • ICC 17.03.180.Z - Land Use Tables  

​FEMA Flood Insurance Information
For Flood Insurance Rate Maps

     
The following information is provided to assist home owners with the transition to new FIRM maps that went into effect  March of 2017.

For additional flood insurance information you can contact:

Deborah Gauthier
Sr. Regional Insurance Liaison
FEMA Region 10 / Mitigation
425-487-2023
deborah.gauthier@fema.dhs.gov

LOMA Out As Shown - Use this for FEMA to make a determination whether a
structure is in the Special Flood Hazard Area, based on the new maps

Grandfathering Fact Sheet

FEMA Policies for Newly Mapped Structures

 

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Coupeville, WA 98239

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