San Juan County Department of Community Development (DCD) is accepting applications for detached ADU permits proposed outside of urban growth areas and activity centers until 4:30 pm February 13 2017. There are 8 permits for the construction of new ADUs and 2 permits for the conversion of existing accessory structures, legally in existence for five years.
The ADU eligibility application form must be completed and submitted along with the fee of $245. This form is available at www.sanjuanco.com/dcd or can be provided by DCD. Complete applications must be submitted to DCD in person at DCD’s office during business hours, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm (except holidays), at 135 Rhone Street, Friday Harbor, Washington, or by mail at P.O. Box 947, 98250.
If needed, a lottery will take place on March 8, 2017 and will be open to the public. The time and place will be noted on the DCD website ten days prior to the drawing. Applications received after February 13 are ineligible for the lottery, but will be added to a waitlist. Questions? (360) 378-2354 or email [email protected]