Building or Demolishing


Keeping your home safe!

Here at Kitsap County, we prioritize keeping you, your family, your home, and anyone who visits safe. Any time you are planning a home project, we are here to help make sure your project passes life safety concerns and prevents any future unforeseen disasters from happening.

Common Projects

Building Permits

New or replacement home


New Commercial Building Permit

Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Permit

Garage/Carport/Shed or Accessory Structure (Hobby/Rec Room)

Uncovered Deck

Residential Fence over Seven Feet High

Demolition Permits

Building or Demolishing in Critical Areas

  • Are you building or demolishing on the shoreline?
  • Building or demolishing on a parcel that has critical areas? 

For more information on your buffer and setback requirements, visit 
Protect My Natural Environment