Thurston County facilities are now open to the public with restrictions, including maintaining physical distancing of at least six feet at all times and, per the Washington State Secretary of Health’s face covering order wearing a cloth face covering or mask. If you come to county facilities, please be prepared for potentially long wait times or lines due to distancing guidelines. We continue to encourage residents to access county services online, by phone, by email, or through the use of drop boxes located outside of county buildings.
The availability of remote services vary by office and department.

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Policies & Procedures

Thurston County is in the process of consolidating administrative policies and procedures that apply across all Offices and Departments into a single consistent policy framework while establishing a regular cycle for review, clarification, and updates to policies.

This site is a work in progress. As policies and procedures are finalized and approved by the Board of County Commissioners, they will appear below. Any questions should be directed to the County Policy Administrator (send an email).

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