When is a Blasting Permit Required?
A yearly blasting permit is required by blasting operations to use or store explosives. This permit is good from January 1 to December 31 each year. Whenever a blasting shot is planned, this office must be notified a minimum of 2 hours in advance as to date and time of each shot. Any deviations from the permit will be in violation of County ordinances.
Types of Blasting Permits
- Blasting Permit: permit required for use of explosives
- Blasting Materials Storage: permit required for the storage (or sale of) explosives
How Do I Apply?
To apply for a blasting permit, please visit the Building Construction Permit section of our Citizenserve Citizen Access Portal.
Things to Know
A licensed blaster will be required. See Contractor Licensing for more information.
All blasting activities are regulated locally using the following documents (and any references contained herein: