Your partner in building safe, resilient, and sustainable Kitsap County communities!

Thank you for visiting your Kitsap County Department of Community Development online. DCD partners with residential and commercial customers to provide guidance and assistance through the design, building, and project review process. We are here to assist you with all your land use and building development projects.

Permit Services

Permit Services is your first stop in beginning a property or building project.
If you are ready to apply for a permit or if you're ready to learn more,
please click here: 

More About DCD

Access additional DCD Services, Resources, Community Planning,
and Environmental Programs information by clicking the drop-down menu 
located at the top of this page. 



In response to COVID-19, the DCD lobby is closed until further notice. Please view DCD hours of operation below and visit the DCD COVID-19 Response page for additional information on services and procedures during this unprecedented time.

DCD recently completed a Climate Change
Resiliency Assessment in partnership with the cities of Bremerton and
Port Orchard. Click here to learn more!

DCD Development Projects
Now Available: DCD Projects Page

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Archived News Releases: Available Here


We additionally invite you to visit the DCD About Us page or to click here to view the Get To Know DCD video below for a quick overview of who we are, what we do, and how we serve Kitsap County.

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619 Division St. Port Orchard, WA 98366