Governor’s Stay at Home Order
On April 29, Gov. Inlsee issued a memo clarifying “existing construction” as construction activity that is a) needed to fulfill an obligation under a contract effective prior to March 23, 2020, or b) authorized by a government-issued permit obtained prior to March 23, 2020
No additional documentation needs to be submitted to the City. Construction can resume as soon as the safety requirements have been completed.
By May 1, all operating projects will need to comply with the new rules. Contractors and property owners are required to ensure compliance with COVID-19 Job Site Requirements, violations are subject to WA L&I enforcement action.
Closed – Completely online
Permit services: Land use, building and permit applications are available online or by phone 360-487-7800.
Building inspections: Building inspections will continue for new construction projects only. Inspections requested for occupied structures may be postponed or conducted using remote technology, such as video or photos, at the inspector’s discretion. Inspection scheduling available online.
Water & Sewer Permits
Applicants/Builders can apply for Water and Sewer permits through the link below:
Check – Place check (including the permit number or application summary) drop box located in the City Hall on-site parking lot or mail to Permit Center PO BOX 1995 Vancouver, WA 98668-1995
The permits will be emailed to you for signature. Please sign and scan the permits back.