September Permit Turnaround Times

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

Type of Permit Goal Sept. 2017 Performance
Simple Building IP* 80% in 48 Hours 97.1%
Medium Construction IP 80% in 2 Weeks 43.17% (85.4% in 5 wks)
Complex Construction IP 80% in 8 Weeks 56.0%
Construction Issuance 90% in 120 Days 85.5%
Master Use Permit Decisions 80% in 120 Days 66.7%

*IP: Initial Plan Review by SDCI staff