To request an inspection use the MyPermits online portal or call our automated inspection Line at (206) 870-6531. You will need the following information:
Job site address
Contact name with phone number
Type of inspection requested
The cut off time for calling in or scheduling an inspection online is 2:00 pm. Any requests left after that time may not be checked until 2:00 pm on the following day. No same day inspections will be scheduled.
All permits and approved plans are required to be on site or in the general contractor's site offices at the time of the inspection. The general contractor or permit holder is responsible for insuring that all areas are inspected prior to concealment. View the list of guidelines the inspector will follow.
Areas of inspections need to be ready when the inspection is requested. The general contractor needs to keep the building official aware of the construction schedule and the projected completion date.
*Closure Notice City offices will be closed for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday on Monday, January 18, 2016. Inspections will not be available that day. So, if you request an inspection by the Friday 2 p.m. deadline on January 15, your inspection will be scheduled no earlier than the following Tuesday, January 19. If your request is received after the Friday deadline, then it will not be scheduled until the following Wednesday, January 20. Please keep this in mind when making your plans.