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The Town contracts with Wahkiakum County Building & Planning to provide inspections and plan evaluation for building permits. Please refer to the Wahkiakum County Building & Planning Department's website or contact Dave Hicks 360-795-3067, to determine if your project requires a permit. Applicants with projects in-town limits must complete a and submit the required fees to the Town of Cathlamet.
The Town's building permit regulations are established by the Town Council and set forth in CMC Title 15.
The Town has adopted the 2015 International Building Codes, including residential, mechanical, fire, and existing building codes; as well as any related Wahkiakum County Building & Planning Codes; or requirements and the duct insulation requirements of Chapter 51-11 WAC (Washington State Energy Code); or where applicable, the Town's energy code as set forth in CMC 15.10.030.
DANGEROUS BUILDING CODES - CMC 15.15
MANUFACTURED HOME PARKS - CMC 15.20
SEPA/JARPA/CRITICAL AREAS - CMC Title 14
SUBDIVISIONS - CMC 17.32
ZONING - CMC Title 18
CRITICAL AREAS VARIANCES - CMC 14.15