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Forms and Applications

Business License Application

Commercial Short-Term License Application

Land Partition Application

Land Use Clearance Form (updated 7/15/20)

Sign Permit

Subdivision Application Form

Variance Application Form

Town of Bluff Ordinances & Resolutions

Business License Ordinance 2021-20b-7Business License Application

Commercial Short-Term Rental Ordinance 2021-20a-7Commercial Short-Term License Application

Exterior Lighting Ordinance

Franchise Agreement with Emery Telcom Ordinance

Land Use Clearance Ordinance

Off-Street Parking Ordinance 

Subdivision Ordinance 2019-5b-9

Town Alleys and Rights-Of-Way Resolution 59

Variance Ordinance

Zoning Ordinance – Amended 5-3-2022

Draft Ordinances

Animal Ordinance – Draft

Temporary Ordinances

Temporary Land Use Regulation – 3.5.2019

Questions about building in Bluff?

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To obtain a building permit, the applicant must first receive a Land Use Clearance (LUC) from the Town of Bluff Planning & Zoning Commission.  After approving the LUC the Commission will send the LUC to San Juan County. Please visit the Planning & Zoning page for full details. 

General Plan

Link to:  Bluff General Plan Signed

Link to: General Plan Appendices


 2021 – 2022 Amended Budget

2022 – 2023 Budget

Town of Bluff Comments

Dark Skies Public Comments /Comments

Animal Ordinance Comments