March Permit Turnaround Times

Seattle DCI is committed to providing good customer service to its 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. 2016 Performance
Simple Building IP* 80% in 48 Hours 98.1%
Medium Construction IP 80% in 2 Weeks 41.5% (68.8% in 3 wks)
Complex Construction IP 80% in 8 Weeks 62.5%
Construction Issuance 90% in 120 Days 87.9%
Master Use Permit Decisions 80% in 120 Days 72.6%

*IP: Initial Plan Review by Seattle DCI staff