Planning & Zoning

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Meeting Information

Planning and Zoning Public Meetings are the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Washington County Courthouse.

Code Book

View the Washington County Idaho Code Book.


This document gives notice to the public, that as of February 8th, 2021 the Washington County Planning & Zoning Department will no longer do deed searches.  Anyone wishing to inquire as to the availability of residential dwelling building permits and/or splits on a parcel of land will be required to submit the following information to the Washington County Planning & Zoning Office:

  • Research on the Original Parcel-all deeds showing a contiguous chain of ownership of parcels as of April 9th, 1979.

Individuals can do their own research or contact a title company and have it done through them.  

Upon submission, the Planning & Zoning Office will make the determination as to available building permits, and/or property splits and advise.  These are done on a first come first served basis.


Washington County Planning & Zoning Department


Copies of draft ordinances may be obtained by emailing Bonnie Brent or calling at 208-414-3631.

Zoning Map Link