Land Use Planning


Planning Commision

Board of Commissioners

Conditional Use Applications

Other Applicaitons

Land Use Planning Fees


 Building Codes Division

Building Permit Applications (see below)

Related Links




Nancy Chester - Planner 
(541) 247-3284
Carolyn Johnson - Planning Director
(541) 247-3228 




Shellie Creighton - Admin. Assistant

(541) 247-3226

Dan Sigvartsen - Building Official

(541) 247-3304


Community Development Department


Community Development Department

Pride in Service, Integrity in Action


The Curry County Community Development Department, comprised of the Building and Planning divisions, is located in the lower level of the Curry County Courthouse annex at 94235 Moore Street Suite 113.  Our office is open to the public Monday through Thursday from 1 to 5 p.m. and by appointment.  We are closed on Fridays.

Land Use Planning

 Lone Ranch Beach area north of Brookings.

The Community Development Department Planning Division serves Curry County by:

Facilitating land use planning through the Curry county Comprehensive Plan and Zoning and Land Division Codes.


Administering regulations relating to flood/natural hazard damage prevention as well as rural address and road naming system management.


Reviewing and authorizing development permit applications in coordination with other applicable regulating agencies. 

Curry County Zoning Ordinance 


  Destination Resort  

   Public Facilities

   Rural Commercial


Curry County Comprehensive Plan

Storm and Surface Water Facilities Plan
              for Brookings - Harbor area


Environmental Sanitation

 Septic inquires: Please contact Department of Environmental Quality at 541 269-2721

Building Codes Division


The Building Division provides services integral to safe construction and habitation of structures in Curry County, Port Orford and Gold Beach by evaluating construction plans, processing building permit applications and conducting inspections for:


Stick-built and certain commercial and industrial structures consistent with Oregon State Building Codes. 

Set-up of manufactured homes in Curry County in compliance with Oregon Manufactured Dwellings Code. 

Plumbing and mechanical installations consistent with the Mechanical Codes.

The Building Division also works with other groups focused on construction safety and compliance with required building codes, including the Building Codes Appeal Board. 


 Building Codes Applications

Building Permit    Mechanical Permit