Permit Process


Our goal is to provide the you with the most efficient and thorough plan review. During the submittal appointments, our experienced staff is available to review your documents and to answer any questions you may have.

Permits can be submitted in person by appointment or online at

Approximate REVIEW Timelines by Permit Type:

May 18, 2018- Due to increased permitting activity estimated time frame for permit review is approximately 1 week behind.

Permit Type 2‑Days 2‑Weeks 2‑Months
Commercial     X
Corrections   X  
Demolition       X  
Plumbing/Mechanical (Commercial)   X  
Remodels/Additions      X X  
Revisions   X  
Single Family     X
Small Projects      X      X  

*Times are approximate and can vary depending on project scope and volume of permit submittals.

*All times shown are from receipt of plan review payment.

[“First review” is defined as completion of first thorough review at which time either correction letters will be issued and transmitted, or the application will be approved by each appropriate department and forwarded to the Permit Center.] 

Corrections are required when we find discrepancies or items are not in compliance with code.

Over-the-Counter Permits-By appointment: For small projects, this is the place to start. 
For more information, see the Over the Counter Permit Process.

Permit Center

Hours: 8:30 am - 4 pm, Monday - Friday

Phone: 425-295-0531

Fax: 425-295-0600

Staff Contact