Building Division

Blocks laid out in construction site.Building Safety

The Building Division provides permitting, plan review and inspection services to ensure that buildings are safe for the citizens of Oak Harbor.

The Building Division staff, under the direction of the Building Official, consists of a plans examiner, and an inspector. The Building Division reviews, issues and inspects buildings, mechanical, plumbing, sign, and demolition permits. We encourage you to submit your plans electronically as a PDF document. Please contact our department for submittal methods.

In addition, the staff of the Building Division is part of the City's emergency operations team providing post-event evaluations of buildings to determine if they are safe. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions concerning building permits or building construction issues.