Building Permits

Improved Process and Fee Payment Sequence for Building Permits:

Effective January 1, 2022, the Town will only require payment of the plan review fee with submittal of a building permit application and plan set.  Applicants will be notified of remaining fees and/or charges due via email.  All remaining building, plumbing, and mechanical permit fees and utility connection charges must be paid prior to permit issuance. 


Please continue to submit all applications, plans, and associated documents electronically to:


The forms below are in Portable Document Format (.pdf).  Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader for full functionality (i.e. form fields and auto-calculations).

If you are not sure which forms you need, do not hesitate to contact us.

NOTE:  If you choose to download and save forms to your computer, please check our site periodically to ensure you have the latest version of the application(s) you wish to submit.

Where do I find information about building code?

Please visit our Building Division page for information about Town of Friday Harbor building code.  You may also find our Building Permit Guidelines helpful.


2018 WSEC Commercial Compliance is only available as a webtool.  Use the following link for WSEC Webtool General Information: