Building and Development

General Inquiries

  • Please read the entire Building Permit Process (PDF) document before calling with any building questions, as the document should answer all general questions.
  • For code or zoning requirements please reference the Garibaldi Municipal Code. Use the upper right search bar to find your topic.
  • For further questions regarding planning, zoning, property owner information, code requirements, etc., please contact the Land Use Planner by E-mail.

Short Term Rentals

The R1 zone allows vacation rental dwellings outright, established prior to February 11, 2008, and located south of Garibaldi Avenue (U.S. 101) or accessed privately from Garibaldi Avenue (U.S. 101).

As a conditional use, the R1 zone allows short-term rentals only south of US 101, or accessed privately from Garibaldi Avenue (U.S. 101).  Bed and breakfast establishments are also allowed as a conditional use in the R1 zone, given certain conditions.  More information is available in the municipal code.

Regulating Land Use

The City of Garibaldi regulates land use within its municipal borders. All building with the City of Garibaldi must have an approved Garibaldi Land Use Permit Application (PDF) before a structural permit is issued.

Please read the entire Building Permit Process (PDF) document before filling out the Garibaldi Land Use Permit Application.  

County Regulations

Structural code within Garibaldi is regulated by Tillamook County Community Development. Questions regarding structural building must be addressed by Tillamook County's Building Official by calling 503-842-3408.

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