DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/DCD

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: 
TO BEGIN!



Services

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


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ABOUT DCD

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

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Click to View: GET TO KNOW DCD 



DCD NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS


Upcoming Webinar

Kitsap County Department of Community Development's Start Here! Education & Outreach program is presenting a series of basic-level webinars for Kitsap County residents. Click here to sign up today for the July 27th webinar: CLEARING, TIMBER HARVESTING, & TREE REMOVAL.



DCD Launches START HERE! 
If you are a beginner, starting a land use or building development project, 
DCD Invites You to learn about the
Start Here! Basics Program


Where Is My Permit?
Active building permit applicants can now see where their permit is in the review queue. A review queue for Land Use and Site Development Permits will be coming soon. 
Click Here To  Search. 



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



Logging In My Neighborhood

If you see or hear logging in your neighborhood and wonder if it's authorized, the DCD Tree Removal Activity Locator can help answer your questions. Access this map search tool by visiting the Tree Removal Tree Harvest website page.



DCD Development Projects
Now Available: DCD Projects Page

Eldorado, Port Gamble...


Additional News Releases:
Available Here

Archived News Releases: Available Here




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