Now is a great time to build an ADU or JADU; recent modifications in state law have made it easier and more affordable. This website provides a general guide for everything from design considerations to the permitting process. Please consult your local jurisdiction for more detailed information.
This section has information on programs and services that are related to building and safety in Marin County. Programs such as household hazardous waste disposal and where and how to get an inspection on new construction projects can all be found in this section.
Construction and Permits section presents information about building and safety regulations, permits, well construction and pertinent information on any applicable fees that are associated with them. Applications can be downloaded from the links provided.
Emergency preparedness presents information on how and where to get help when it is needed most after a disaster. This section provides you with emergency preparedness education information, classes that are offered, and general guidance so the proper steps can be taken when there is a disaster.
This collection of information provides general information for Public Administrator estate sales.
The County of Marin administers the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and the Community Rating System (CRS) Program for unincorporated areas of Marin County. The Community Rating System (CRS) is a voluntary incentive program that recognizes and encourages community floodplain management activities that exceed the minimum NFIP requirements.
Marin County works hard to promote a green living lifestyle with many new programs and initiatives added each year. In this section you will find tips for going green at home, at work or for your business. Our programs can help get you started with a green lifestyle.
This collection of information lists provides general information for the probate court, their contact numbers, and tentative rulings.
The property sales section provides general information about upcoming local probate sales and public auctions. General information can also be found on the role the Treasurer and Tax Collector divisions play in the sale of goods through public and private auctions.
Taxes and Assessments section provides detailed information on new tax information, exemptions and exclusions that are available and information on how to have your home or property reassessed. This section also provides direct links to downloadable and printable forms to help file your property taxes.