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

May 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 May 2017 Performance
Simple Building IP* 80% in 48 Hours 97.6%
Medium Construction IP 80% in 2 Weeks 19.7% (80.9% in 5 wks)
Complex Construction IP 80% in 8 Weeks 48.5%
Construction Issuance 90% in 120 Days 90.3%
Master Use Permit Decisions 80% in 120 Days 52.8%

*IP: Initial Plan Review by SDCI staff