Permit Assistance

BUILDING, LAND USE & ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS: Apply for Building Permits, Land Use and Engineering applications online at: Welcome to MBP | MBP (

INSPECTIONS: Schedule your inspection online at: Inspection Scheduling ( 

FOR GENERAL INQUIRES: Please contact the Development Services Department at [email protected] or telephone at 425-771-0220.

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The City of Edmonds Development Services Department and Engineering Division are here to assist you through the development process. The Permit Assistance page provides information related to land use, development codes, standards, project requirements, utilities, etc.


Many "Edmonds" addresses are for properties that are actually in unincorporated areas - not within city limits. Please use the following map link to make sure the property you are interested in actually falls within the City of Edmonds. The shaded areas on the map show Edmonds city limits.


Please follow the link below for the City of Edmonds Privacy Policy:

Permitting Contacts

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

Phone: 425-771-0220
Fax: 425-771-0221


As of March 16th 2022, In-Person walk-in service will be available   M-F 10:00am to 2:00pm; appointments are encouraged.

Development Services Permit Center staff are available M-F 8:00am to 4:30pm for Telephone and Digital/Remote access.


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Building Codes Updated

The 2018 International Building Codes have been adopted by the City of Edmonds and are effective as of February 1, 2021.