Permit Center

Walk-in Hours: Mon, Tues, & Thurs 8:30am-3:30pm / Wed 9:30am – 3:30pm / Fri (closed)
Phone and Email: Monday-Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Contact us: (360) 778-8300 or | more contact info

Permit Center Customers:  Please note TRAKiT and eTRAKiT (online portal) will be down for required maintenance Wednesday, May 25th, 2022.  During this time, no permits, inspections, or payments will be able to be processed.   Already scheduled inspections will be performed on Wednesday.


Planning and Community Development Department
Bellingham Municipal Code
Medical/Recreational Marijuana Rules (PDF)
Economic Development Incentives

We are adjusting some City operations due to the current COVID-19 surge, prioritizing essential services and the safety of employees and the public.