1. County Council

    The Whatcom County Council is the legislative branch of Whatcom County government that is comprised of 7 members.

  2. County Departments

    Browse a list of contact information for county departments.

  3. Permit Center

    The Whatcom County Permit Center is a one-stop location, where our staff is readily available to coordinate and assist with questions regarding structural development, county land use regulations, the permitting process, natural resource regulations, encroachment questions, and any other land use or building questions.

  4. Recording Office

    The Whatcom County Auditor has digitized images of recorded documents dating back to August 1991 and microfilm images for documents dating back to 1853.