General Permit Assistance

Permits, Codes & Standards

Permits, Codes and Standards


Transportation Design Standards

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Standard Details


Transportation Codes:

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Streets & Driveways

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Right-of-Way Use Code

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Parking Lot Construction Code

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Traffic Impact Fees Code

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Sidewalk Code


Right of Way Use Permits

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Right of Way Construction Code

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Street Use & Encroachment Codel

New development in Edmonds impacts traffic, pedestrians and infrastructure. Engineering staff review new development proposals to evaluate these impacts and impose mitigation requirements, such as impact fees or street frontage improvements. For a more detailed explanation of developer requirements, please view the following documents:

  • Transportation Permit Review
  • Traffic Impact Analysis

Contact Information
City of Edmonds
Transportation Engineer
121 5th Ave. N.
Edmonds Wa.  98020
Contact: Bertrand Hauss
Phone: 425-771-0220

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Permitting Contacts

Development Services Department
121 5th Ave N
Edmonds, WA 98020

Phone: 425-771.0220
Fax: 425.771.0221

M, T, Th, F: 8am to 4:30pm
Wed 8:30am to Noon
The switchboard is open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  425.771.0220


Building Division
Planning Division
Engineering Development Staff
Code Enforcement

Development Code Update

New Stormwater Code in effect.   
Click HERE for more info.

Building & Code News

2018 Development Fees

New development fees - available here - as of July 1, 2018.


Sign Code Updated

The City's sign code has recently been updated, modifying how downtown sidewalk signs are regulated as well as improving some other more general sign code provisions. A summary can be found here, along with an application form.


Building Codes Updated

The 2015 International Building Codes as adopted by the City of Edmonds take effect on July 1, 2016.


Solar permits now online!

Permitting for residential rooftop solar installations is now available online... find out more here.