Fee Schedule

Review the Information Bulletins for general information about permits and regulations, or print out a copy of the application to complete and submit at the permit counter. Contact the Permit Center at (206) 957-2813 for additional information.   

View the full Fee Schedule for 2017

Building Permit Fees

Estimate your building permit fee with the Fee Calculator

Sample Calculation

Project Valuation Permit Fee Administrative Fee (if permit cost<$500.00) Plan Review Fee State Surcharge Total
$10,000.00 $93.00 + 8($17.00)= $219.00 $85.00 $142.35 $4.50 $450.85

Fee Schedule

Project Valuation in Dollars Fees in dollars
$ 0.00 to $1,000.00 N/A
$ 1,001.00 to $2,000.00 $53.00 for the first $1,000.00 plus $4.00 for each additional $100.00 or fraction thereof to and including $2000.00
$ 2001.00 to $ 25,000.00  $93.00 for the first $2000.00 plus $17.00 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof to and including $25,000.00
$25,001.00 to $50,000.00  $484.00 for the first $25,000.00 plus $12.00 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof to and including $50,000.00
$50,001.00 to $100,000.00  $784.00 for the first $50,000.00 plus $8.00 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof to and including $100,000.00
$100,001.00 to $500,000.00 $1,184.00 for the first $100,000.00 plus $7.00 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof to and including $500,000.00
$500,001.00 to $1,000,000.00 $3,984.00 for the first $500,000.00 plus $6.00 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof to and including $1,000,000.00
$1,000,001.00 to $5,000,000.00 $6984.00 for the first $1,000,000.00 plus $4.00 for each additional $1000.00 to and including $5,000,000.00
$5,000,001.00 and up $22,984.00 for the first $5,000,000.00 plus $3.00 for each additional $1000.00 or fraction thereof

Notes:   

Add $85.00 fee to permits with permit fees less than $500.00.

$4.50 State Surcharge applies to all building permits.

Plan Review Fees are calculated as 65% of building permit fee.