Connect with the City of Aberdeen

  • Plumbing Code

    The Aberdeen Plumbing Code (AMC 15.32) regulates design, installation and maintenance of plumbing systems and fixtures.

  • Mechanical Code

    The Aberdeen Mechanical Code (AMC 15.12) regulates design and installation of mechanical systems, appliances, appliance venting, duct and ventilation systems, combustion air provisions, hydronic systems, and solar systems.

  • International Codes

    Aberdeen has adopted the 2015 Edition of the International Building Code (IBC), by Chapter 51-50 WAC, excluding Chapters 13, 27, 28 and including Appendices E and J.

  • Energy Code

    The Aberdeen Energy Code (AMC 15.04) regulates the energy-use features of new and remodeled buildings.

  • Electrical Code

    The Aberdeen Electrical Code (AMC chapter 15.36) provides minimum standards to protect people and property from the hazards of electricity.

  • How Do I Apply for a Permit?

    We offer online permitting. You may start an application by creating an account and choosing a permit type. If you want step by step instruction please click below. Or you can scroll down and click on the APPLY NOW button and it will take you straight to the portal. Each permit application has detailed instructions along the way.

  • Residential Rental Business License Registration

    The Rental Registration and Inspection Program requires landlords to register all rental housing units in Aberdeen, from single-family houses to large apartment buildings.

  • Stormwater Code

    Our stormwater regulations protect people, property and the environment from damage caused by stormwater runoff.

  • State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) Code

    Our State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) ordinance requires that we assess the environmental impacts of projects that meet certain criteria.

  • Nuisance Abatement

    A program for the removal of public nuisance and code violation.