December 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 Dec. 2017 Performance
Simple Building IP* 80% in 48 Hours 96.3%
Medium Construction IP 80% in 2 Weeks 37.2%
Complex Construction IP 80% in 8 Weeks 61.5%
Construction Issuance 90% in 120 Days 89.6%
Master Use Permit Decisions 80% in 120 Days 62.5%

*IP: Initial Plan Review by SDCI staff