May 2014 Permit Turnaround Times

DPD is committed to providing good customer service to its applicants. The permit turnaround data is updated monthly online and can be viewed at www.seattle.gov/dpd/toolsresources/ (go to “Turnaround / Approval Times 2014”).

Type of Permit Goal May 2014 Performance
Simple Building IP* 80% in 48 Hours 94.90%
Medium Construction IP 80% in 2 Weeks 53.8% (86.2% in 3 weeks)
Complex Construction IP 90% in 8 Weeks 68.7%
Construction Issuance 90% in 120 Days  91.4%
Master Use Permit Decisions 80% in 120 Days  83.6%

*IP: Initial Plan Review by DPD staff