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  • Location / Mailing Address
    40 11th Street West, Suite 220
    Kalispell, MT 59901

    P (406) 751-8200
    F (406) 751-8210
    Mark Mussman
  • HOURS:
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Closed on Holidays

Planning & Zoning

The Flathead County Planning & Zoning Office provides technical planning assistance to Flathead County.  We are administered by the Board of County Commissioners. Our primary responsibilities include assisting in all facets of long range Community and Neighborhood planning, Zoning Administration and Subdivision Review.  We also administer the Flathead County Lakeshore Protection Program and Flathead County Floodplain Program.  Our staff is available to talk about any aspect of development occurring in Flathead County. 

Important Notices


Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Flathead County Planning & Zoning Office will be providing services by phone, email, or fax only

Please leave all documents in the box and we will mail your receipt to you. 

For questions, please call 751-8200 or email planning.zoning@flathead.mt.gov

Thank you for your patience and understanding.


One Committee Member Needed for the three-person board of the MCLUAC

This is a Citizen Review Panel whose role is to review and recommend actions on all West Glacier related applications having to do with proposed land use changes pending in the Flathead County Planning and Zoning Office (FCPZ).  This is an Advisory role for Flathead County.

Please send Mark Mussman, Flathead Planning and Zoning Director, notification of your interest.  We’d like to have this position filled as soon as possible.

Seasonal Employee Housing Committee Members Needed

This committee will be creating a draft document (a text amendment) for inclusion in the Canyon Area Land Use Regulatory System (CALURS). This text amendment will help guide local West Glacier businesses in creating comfortable, safe and affordable housing for their seasonal employees.

 Please send Mark Mussman, Flathead Planning and Zoning Director, notification of your interest. Mark’s email: Planning.Zoning@flathead.mt.gov


The Flathead County Board of Commissioners adopted an updated fee schedule effective December 17, 2018 per Resolution #1663L.  To view a copy of the updated fee schedule please click here.