Permit Applications & Information

Summaries of Code Requirements

Please note: The following handouts summarize code requirements and are not intended to replace or substitute for codes, please contact the permit center at (206) 870-7576, or email for further information.  Land use fees may also apply. 

City offices will be closed for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday on Monday, January 20, 2018.  There will be no inspections that day.  If you request an inspection by the 2:00 deadline Friday, January 17, your inspection will be scheduled no earlier than the following Tuesday, January 21.  If your request is received after the Friday deadline, then it will be scheduled the following Wednesday, January 22.  Please keep this in mind when making your plans.  

MyPermits Online

  • Apply online for a residential re-roof, electrical, plumbing, or mechanical permit.
  • Check the status of an existing permit, schedule an inspection, view scheduled inspections.

Commercial Project Submittal Forms

Commercial Checklists & Guidelines

Fee Guidelines       


Fire Department Permits & Guidelines

General Information & Forms

Permit Application Forms

Manual print and submit only.  Residential permits can also be applied for online.


Residential Checklist & Guidelines

Residential & Commercial Demolition