Code Enforcement

The City of Ellensburg Community Development Department will respond to Code Enforcement complaints concerning issues related to buildings, structures, signs, zoning and land use. The Department will only respond to official written complaints using the form listed below or through the City's SMARTGov on-line web based permitting software program. This form or SMARTGov website are to be used only for building and/or structure violations related to the building and/or zoning codes.

Complaint Form


An official Code Enforcement Compliant Form CE-01 can be submitted to Community Development by several different methods:

  • Print the form and hand deliver or mail it to the address below.
  • Print the form, scan it and email the form.
City of Ellensburg
Community Development Department
501 N Anderson Street
Ellensburg, WA 98926
The City of Ellensburg Police Department Code Enforcement Division should be contacted for parking enforcement and nuisance properties at either (509) 925-8534 (for immediate action) or (509) 962-7282 (for other issues)