Where can I find a copy of the county code?


You can find our code in several places on our website:

  1. Our code can be accessed at this link: http://www.codepublishing.com/WA/JeffersonCounty/?JeffersonCounty18/JeffersonCounty18.html
  2. You can also click on the "Unified Development Code (UDC) link (in the green area to the left) on our home page.
  3. Lastly, you can learn more about our UDC and its relation to Critical Areas, the Shoreline Management Act, Land Use Permits and UDC Amendments by clicking here: https://wa-jeffersoncounty.civicplus.com/573/Unified-Development-Code-UDC

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1. How do I permit an addition to an existing house?
2. Do I need a permit for a small picnic pavilion on my property?
3. Who do I talk to about preliminary questions about building a home in Jefferson County?
4. I want to build a stand-alone building to house my tractor. Do I need a permit?
5. I'm wondering how I would go about finding information about the zoning and development potential of a property in Jefferson County.
6. Does Jefferson County requires a pre-pour inspection?
7. What do I need to do for a re-roof permit?
8. Where can I find a copy of the county code?
9. I am planning to install a fireplace insert. What forms do I need?
10. Do I need a permit to remodel a bathroom?
11. Is it the property owner or the contractor's responsibility to submit permits?
12. Does my ductless heat pump need to be installed above the flood plain?
13. What is the minimum height for a deck before it requires a rail?
14. Who do I call about installing road name signs?
15. How do I name a road?
16. What do I need to do to be able to do to demolish a building?