Clark County Land Management System
Permit Center closed to in-person services, effective March 18
In an abundance of caution due to concerns regarding the COVID-19 virus, Community Development is closed to in-person services.
The closure decision was made in consideration of the health of customers, employees and the community.
We encourage our customers to use online services. Customers may contact staff by phone or email.
Permit application submittal guidelines
We are requesting all applicants to apply online prior to making their permit application appointment.
Please do not upload documents for building or fire applications.
For new applications, revision submittal, or permit issuance, an appointment is required. Email us at email@example.com to schedule your appointment. Important information will be emailed to you regarding your appointment. Please follow the directions in the email.
You will not be meeting with a staff member when submitting a new application or revisions. Separate appointments are required to apply for and to pick up your permit.
Building inspections will continue as normal until further notice.
Follow these guidelines:
- Building applications: application submittal (PDF), permit issuance (PDF)
- Development Engineering submittals (PDF)
- Land Use Review applications (PDF)
- Wetland/Habitat Review applications (PDF)
Checks are not being accepted during the Permit Center closure. All fees must be paid online.
You can register, apply for, in most cases pay, and track permits online via the public portal from the comfort of your office or home!
Be sure to visit the CC LMS Training page where you will learn how to create an account, estimate fees, apply for a permit, or sign up for training.
Check back with us frequently as we announce new features, releases, and planned maintenance on our systems.
Key points to remember:
Battle Ground and Ridgefield fire permits
The Clark County Fire Marshal’s Office no longer contracts with the cities of Battle Ground or Ridgefield. If your site is within those jurisdictions, contact them for permit information. To find your jurisdiction, use MapsOnline: gis.clark.wa.gov/mapsonline.
- Battle Ground: contact Battle Ground at www.cityofbg.org, FMO@cityofbg.org, 360.342.5046
- Ridgefield: contact Clark Couny Fire and Rescue at www.clarkfr.org, 360.887.4609
Master Plan for residential production builders is now available online. Additional information about this and training workshops will be published soon. Meanwhile, inquiries can be directed to Building Safety at 564.397.4557, or email CCLMSsupport@clark.wa.gov.
Documents available for download
Many new permit related documents are available online for download and printing. They are Certificate of Occupancy, Temporary Occupancy, Job Complete, Outstanding Fees, Inspection Results, and Application Summary. These documents have all been optimized for better performance.
Printing Certificate of Occupancy or Completion
Building inspectors no longer leave a Certificate of Occupancy or Certificate of Completion on site for permits in CC LMS. These certificates are available online once the project passes final inspection and all outstanding fees, holds, or conditions are resolved.