The Department of Community Development administers most permits for San Juan County. Please visit their website for more information Community Development
Right of Way Permit
Required for all work within the County Right of Way including driveways, utilities and property improvements. Administered under San Juan County Code 12.04 and 12.16 and authorized by the County Engineer. All Permits are submitted to Community Development. The ROW permit application and list of general contractors approved by Public Works to work in the County Road Right of Way are available below.
Oversize Vehicle Permit
Required for all vehicles traveling on County roads that exceed the size or weight restrictions of Chapter 46.44 RCW. Administered under San Juan County Code 10.12 and authorized by the County Engineer. Oversized Vehicle Permit applications can be submitted directly to public works.