November Permit Turnaround Times

We are committed to providing good customer service to its applicants. The permit turnaround data is updated monthly online and can be viewed at (go to “Turnaround / Approval Times”).


Type of Permit Goal Nov. 2016 Performance
Simple Building IP* 80% in 48 Hours 95.6%
Medium Construction IP 80% in 2 Weeks 55.1%
Complex Construction IP 80% in 8 Weeks 77.0%
Construction Issuance 90% in 120 Days 89.8%
Master Use Permit Decisions 80% in 120 Days 64.8%

*IP: Initial Plan Review by Seattle DCI staff