The KPB Resource Planning Department consists of the following  borough divisions; Planning & Platting Divisions; Land Management Division, Geographic Information Services and the Donald E. Gilman River Center

The Planning & Platting Divisions of the Resource Planning Department provides professional advice and information to the Planning Commission, Borough Assembly and other departments for the purpose of assisting in the ongoing socioeconomic development of the Borough.  It oversees all planning, zoning and platting powers on an areawide basis within the rural district of the borough.  The department provides information and assistance to other municipalities, local community groups, and the general public regarding subdivision regulations, local option zoning, land use regulations and land use planning.

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Due to COVID-19 changes will be implemented for Planning Commission and Plat Committee meetings.  Updates and more information can be found on their pages as well as the Facebook.


Administration Building Emergency Action Plan
Anadromous Waters Habitat Protection Work Group (Meetings are postponed until further notice.)
Comment Email / Comment Form

KPB Code of Ordinances
KPB Comprehensive Plan Update
Kenai Peninsula Borough Comprehensive Plan 2019
Fee Schedule  (Please note that the fee schedule was updated as of July 1, 2019.  The new fee schedule will begin August 6, 2019)

2019 Hazard Mitigation Plan
Material Site Working Group Meetings 
Material Site Working Group Final Recommendations  
Planning Commission Meetings
Plat Committee Meetings
Ordinance 2014-02 - Subdivision Title 20 (enacted 2/11/14)
2030 Seward Comprehensive Plan Update - Volume 1
Soldotna Hazard Mitigation Plan 2016 Update
Kenai Peninsula Borough Planning Commission Manual
Kenai Peninsula Coordinated Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plant - Draft (July 2019)



Abbreviated Plat Submittal Form & Procedures
Building / Construction Permit Information 
Building Setback & Easement Information 
Building Setback Exception Application & Procedures
Combining Lots or Parcels into One Parcel
Conditional Land Use Permit
Counter Gravel Extraction Permit
Final Plat Submittal Form
Planning Department Information
Plat Amendment Application         
Plat Amendment State Requirements 11.AAC.53.260            
Plat Note Removal Application 
Preliminary Plat Submittal Form    
Plat Waiver Application & Procedures
Pre-Application Conference
Request for Review of a Plat Committee Decision
Right-of-Way Easement Vacation Petition    
Section Line Easement Vacation Petition
Subdividing Your Property     
Utility Easement Vacation Petition & Procedures   
      Chapter 20.70 Vacation Requirements
Street Naming Procedures
Time Extension Request for Preliminary Subdivision Plats
Variance Application - for KPB 21.05 only