Community Development

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

Effective Monday, March 16, 2020 - DUE TO COVID-19, the Department of Community Development will not be physically open to the public, but DCD’s staff will be available through phone and emails. 

All permit applications and payments can be applied for online, and please visit the following website for instructions on how to set up an account to apply, and how to apply online: Need assistance? Please call the main line at 360-473-5275 or email

To obtain a Tax & License information, please visit:

At this time, the City will not be accepting or processing Special Event Applications. Please contact DCD for more information: Justin or 360-473-5279 or main line at 360-473-5275.

We work with all members of the community to make Bremerton a place of social, economic, and physical health by providing collaborative planning processes and responsive development services to achieve our community's desired future.
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