The Permit Counter is located on the 2nd floor of City Hall.
121 5th Ave. N
Edmonds, WA 98020
We are open Monday-Tuesday-Thursday-Friday from 8 to 4:30 p.m. On Wednesdays we are closed at noon - however the switchboard will remain open from 8 to 4:30 p.m.
Applications and submittals are accepted until 4 p.m.
The Building Division is charged with the administration and enforcement of the building codes adopted by the State of Washington as amended by the Edmonds City Council. The adopted codes and regulations serve to protect life and property by governing the City's built environments. Our goal is to fulfill these responsibilities in a manner provides facilitative service to the community, citizens and our customers.
The Building Division staff reviews construction plans, issues permits and performs inspections of residential and commericial projects within the City. This is done to help ensure that projects are designed and cosntructed in keeping with the currently adopted regulations including, building, mechanical, plumbing, fire, and energy codes.
New parks impact fees go into effect October 1, 2013. Fees apply to new residential development, or additions to or new non-residential development. The ordinance adopting the impact fees can be viewed here. Note that impact fee rates are discounted by 50% during the first year only.
Online solar permits available starting June 24th... find out more here.
Updated information on the State requirements for CO detectors are shown in the attached memo.
Residential Sprinklers Required - Ordinance 3819.