Building Division

Des Moines Building Division

The Building Division is responsible for overseeing the building construction within the City of Des Moines. They review building plans for compliance with applicable local and national codes, issues building permits and inspects buildings during construction for compliance with the approved plans. They are also the final accepting authority for occupancy permits.

To find a registered contractor, please go to Washington State Department Labor & Industry's website.

Contact Us

General Inquiries: Email

21630 11th Ave. S.
Suite D
Des Moines, WA 98198

Ph: (206) 870-7576
Fx: (206) 870-6544

Lobby Hours

Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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