Codes, Policies & Maps


PPW is responsible for administrating and enforcing land use and construction regulations in unincorporated Pierce County, including:
  • Building Codes
  • Environmental Regulations
  • Land Use Regulations
  • Site Development
  • Subdivisions

PPW Policies

On occasion the department has to create policies to clarify or address situations not directly addressed by the County Code.

Mapping & GIS Data Resources

   If you have questions regarding map products or ordering procedures, please contact the Cartography Section of Pierce County Planning and Land Services. 

Shoreline Master Program Update Maps