Permit Center remodel
The Permit Center will be closed on Friday, December 13 to prepare for an extensive remodel.
The Permit Center will reopen on Monday, December 16 in its temporary location on the second floor of the Public Service Center. On Wednesdays, the Permit Center will open at 9:00 a.m. Due to limited space, customers are encouraged to make appointments with staff to ensure faster service. Make an appointment by phone (360) 397-2375 ext. 4807 or email email@example.com.
Credit card acceptance will be suspended from December 13 through January 1. Credit card processing will begin again on January 2, 2014. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Permit applications and fees must be hand delivered to our Permit Center. Only two applications may be submitted at one time. If you have more than two applications, please call (360) 397-2375 ext. 4807 to schedule an appointment.
Importance of building permits, common misconceptions, forms and fees
Forms and fees
Forms and fees for building, land use and fire permits
Businesses operated out of the home may require a permit. The review process depends on whether you are in the urban or rural areas, and the extent of the impacts the business may have on the neighborhood.
- Minor home business (PDF)
- Major home business (PDF)
- Starting a business in Clark County
Outdoor burning permits are required for burning yard debris and land clearing - in areas where burning is allowed. Outdoor burning is not permitted from July 15 through September 30.
Permits are required for hauling loads over legal size and weight limits and house moves
Street use permits (PDF) are required when county roads are used for purposes other than traffic flow, such as parades and block parties.
Temporary stands and tents must have a permit also.