ONLINE APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY RECOMMENDED FOR USERS WITH WINDOWS DESKTOP DEVICES. THE CURRENT PERMITTING SYSTEM IS NOT SUPPORTED ON MOBILE DEVICES OR MAC/iOS DEVICES. Use Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer 11 browsers for permit applications. We appreciate your patience as we prepare to upgrade to a new permitting system.
Note: Please allow 10 days to process your paper burn permit application.
2) Paper form: Downloadable Burn Permit Application
Mail it and a check for $20 to:
San Juan County DCD
PO Box 947
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Drop it and a check for $20 in the DCD drop box at
the San Juan County Courthouse, or at the DCD office
at 135 Rhone Street, Friday Harbor.
Burning is not available in Urban Growth Areas (UGA.) These can be viewed by following this link:
Community Development Maps