Applications, Fees and Forms


Financial Assurance Request Form

Master Fee Schedule - includes Health District fee increases & Short Term Rental Fees

Regional Technology Fee Information

(we accept Check, MasterCard, Visa and Discover cards as payment)



Application Acceptance and Public Hearing Dates

Application Process Summary Guide

Regulatory Zone Development Standards - provides a summary of yard setbacks, height, density, lot size and lot width for each regulatory zone.



All applications can be printed or filled out online. To see the Fill-in-the-Blank fields, check the "Highlight Fields" box.

Administrative Permit
Agricultural Exemption for Land Division
Amendment of Conditions
Appeal to Board of County Commissioners
Appeal to Board of Adjustment
Boundary Line Adjustment 
Detached Accessory Dwelling Administrative Review
Detached Accessory Dwelling Checklist
Development Code Amendment
Director's Modification of Standards 
Display Vehicle Application 
Extension of Subdivision Expiration Date Application
Master Plan Amendment
Regulatory Zone Amendment
Reversion to Acreage
Short Term Rentals - Administrative Permit
Short Term Rentals - Administrative Review
Special Use Permit
Tentative Map of Division of Land into Large Parcels
Tentative Parcel Map
Tentative Subdivision Map

Pursuant to NRS 278.02327, Washoe County has just 3 DAYS to determine completeness of submitted applications.  For that reason most development applications will be accepted ONLY on the 8TH of each month (or the first working day thereafter). 

For further information, please contact the Planning and Building Division Planning Counter at
Phone: 775.328.6100   E-mail:


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