Permits & Forms

Permit Application Forms

The Department of Community Development administers most permits for San Juan County. Please visit their website for more information Community Development or check out the San Juan County Online Permit Center.

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, 12.16, and 18.60.090, as well as authorized by the County Engineer. All Permits are submitted to Community Development. Click on the links below for the ROW permit application, a list of general contractors approved to work in the ROW, guidance documents, and standard plans:

ROW Permit Application

ROW Permit Standard Conditions

Contractors Approved to Work in County ROW

Private Use of ROW - Fences, Landscaping, Signs

Standard Plans 120-330

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.