March 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 Mar. 2018 Performance
Simple Building IP* 80% in 48 Hours 85.8%
Medium Construction IP 80% in 2 Weeks 16.2%  (82.5% in 3 wks)
Complex Construction IP 80% in 8 Weeks 53.2%
Construction Issuance 90% in 120 Days 78.7%
Master Use Permit Decisions 80% in 120 Days 67.2%

*IP: Initial Plan Review by SDCI staff