Code Enforcement

Welcome to Whatcom County Code Enforcement, which is a function of administration for all 3 divisions within Planning and Development Services (PDS):
The Code Enforcement office investigates building and land use code violations in unincorporated Whatcom County.

Our office conducts proactive enforcement, investigates citizen complaints, and maintains cooperative efforts with local, state, and federal agencies.

Our mission is to protect public health, safety, welfare, and the environment.