Bellingham Contacts

The following is a list of services and contacts for Bellingham residents.

In case of emergency, dial 911

Emergency Contacts

Bellingham Police Department
505 Grand Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225
Police Station: 360-676-6911
Non-Emergency: 360-778-8800

Bellingham Fire Department
1800 Broadway Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225
Fire Division: 360-676-6831
Medic One Division: 360-676-6830
Main Office: 360-778-8400


St. Joseph Hospital
2901 Squalicum Parkway
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: 360-734-5400

Auto Licensing & Registration

Auto Plates & Tags
Auditor’s Office, County Courthouse
311 Grand Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: 360-676-6743

Auto Driver’s License
Driver License Examining Office
Phone: 360-676-2096

Auto Registration
Washington State Patrol Office
Phone: 360-676-2006

Public Transporation

Whatcom Transportation Authority Administrative Offices
4111 Bakerview Spur
Phone: 360-676-7433

Transportation Services for the Handicapped
2701 Northwest Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: 360-733-1144

Animal Control/Licensing

Whatcom Humane Society
2172 Division Street
Bellingham, WA 98226
Phone: 360-733-2080


Cascade Natural Gas
1600 Iowa Street
Bellingham, WA 98229
Phone: 360-733-5980

City of Bellingham
Finance Department
210 Lottie Street
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: (360) 676-6900

Puget Sound Energy
N. State & Magnolia Streets
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: 800-321-4123

Recycling Services
Whatcom County Solid Waste Division
Waste Reduction and Recycling Program
1800 C Street, #E-15
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: 360-676-5723

Sanitary Service
Sanitary Service Co.
F & Roeder Streets
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: 360-734-3490

Voter Registration

Whatcom County Auditor, County Courthouse
311 Grand Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: 360-676-6742

You may register at the Auditor’s Office in the courthouse, public schools, public libraries, city halls or when you renew your driver’s license. Many other locations are available throughout the county. Call to find out the most convenient location.