Firework Permits

Professional Fireworks Displays
To obtain a permit conduct a professional fireworks display in unincorporated Whatcom County you need to submit a completed application form (PDF) along with the following:
  • A  copy of your Washington State Fireworks License
  • A copy of your insurance certificate
  • A site plan showing the location of the launch area in relation to other buildings, viewing areas, and parking on the property
  • $220 permit fee
Fireworks Stand
To obtain a permit to operate a fireworks stand in unincorporated Whatcom County you need to submit a completed application form (PDF) along with the following:
  • A  copy of your Washington State Fireworks License
  • A copy of your insurance certificate
  • A site plan showing the location of the stand in relation to other buildings and parking on the property
  • $100 permit fee