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Director:
J.E. “Sam” Ryan, CBO

5280 Northwest Drive
Bellingham, Washington 98226
Telephone: (360) 676-6907
E-mail: pds@co.whatcom.wa.us

 
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Other Inspections

There are a variety of permitted activities which require inspection, some of which may not be associated with a building permit. Some of these inspections are performed by Building Services inspectors; other inspections are done by appropriately trained personnel from other offices such as, Watershed, Critical Areas, Engineering or Fire Marshal.

The following is a list of permitted activities requiring inspections, and the responsible department or office.

Mechanical Permits Building Services
Plumbing Permits Building Services
Mobile Homes Building Services
Encroachment Permit Engineering
Critical Areas Mitigation Critical Areas Office
Erosion and Sediment Control Watershed Office
Fire Sprinklers Fire Marshal Office
Monitored Fire Alarm System Fire Marshal Office
Burn Permits Fire Marshal Office

Other inspections call (360) 676-6907 and ask for the appropriate office.