/ Planning & Community Development / Building Division
The Building Division protects the public health and safety by ensuring that all structures are built in accordance with adopted building codes.
The Division provides information to the public on building code requirements, reviews and approves building plans and performs a complete range of building services including plan check review and inspections services for all required codes, including building, plumbing, mechanical, energy, barrier free, air quality and building heights. The State of Washington conducts electrical system plan checks and inspections.
The Division also investigates complaints regarding illegal or unsafe structures and when necessary, initiates code enforcement orders against violators.
Building Permit Application
Building Permit Application - All forms and applications can be found at our On-Line Permit Center. If you are unable to to download the application online or need additional information, call 425.263.8060.
A least two (2) legible sets of plans with a minimum of 1/4" per foot scale need to be submitted.
Typical Plan Review Time on Construction Drawings
Once the Building Division receives the drawings, the review can be 4 to 6 weeks depending on work load and complexity of plans.
Current Building Codes in Effect:
2012 IRC, IBC, IMC, IFC, UPC, and 2012 Energy Code, ICCA117.1-2009 (Accessibility Code). These codes are available for public viewing at City Hall. The Mukilteo Library has copies of the 2012 International Building code and the 2012 Uniform Plumbing Code.
On-line Inspection Requests, Leave your name, address of the property, phone number and type of inspection and whether or not you want an AM or PM Inspection - click here!
Inspections for requests received before 7:30 a.m. on a regular business day can generally be done that same day.
The City of Mukilteo offers on-line permits for some basic permits. Go to our On-Line Permit Center.