Community Development and Code Enforcement


Phone: (228)452-3316 or 452-3324
FAX: (228)452-3044

Address:  200 W. Scenic Drive, Pass Christian, MS  39571
Hours: 8:00-4:30 M-F

Director of Community Development: Tom Duffy, EMAIL:

Office Administrator: Jenny Lowery

Electrical Inspector:  Dwayne Mallini

City Planner: MS. Danit Simon EMAIL:
Cell: (228) 257-0261

Planning and Zoning Page


Flood and Transect Maps

Pass Christian Zoning Maps

If you clear or clean a vacant lot, your hired contractor is responsible for disposing of all debris.

Household roadside bulk debris must be in piles no larger than 3’x3′ and will be picked up by Pelican Waste on Mondays.

Short-Term Rental Ordinance 

Ordinance Approved by the Board of Aldermen on June 18, 2019

Ordinance goes into effect on July 19, 2019

90-day Grace Period: Applications must be submitted by October 16, 2019

Short-Term Rental Application

Short-Term Rental Complaint Form

Forms & Applications

Building Permit

Full Building application permit (updated 2019)

New Construction Water & Sewer Availability Form (2019)

Short-Term Rental Forms:

Short-Term Rental Application

Short-Term Rental Complaint Form

Permit Fees: Click Here for a list of all permit and application fees

Building Codes: Click Here For a list of Codes and Revisions

Gas Permit: Click Here Printable Gas Permit Application

Plumbing Permit: Click Here Printable Plumbing Permit Application

Mechanical Permit: Click Here Printable Mechanical Permit Application

Electrical Wiring Permit: Click Here Printable Wiring Permit Application

Floodplain Information and Ordinances.

Downtown Transect Zoning Map

Pass Christian Zoning Maps

The brochures below are available to help residents and builders understand the different Transect Zones in layman’s terms.