November 2012 Permit Turnaround Times

DPD is committed to providing good customer service to its applicants. The permit turnaround data is updated monthly online and can be viewed at www.seattle.gov/dpd/resourcecenter (go to “Turnaround/Approval Times 2012“).

Type of Permit

Goal

Nov. 2012 Performance

Simple Building IP*

80% in 48 Hours

86.2%

Medium Construction IP

80% in 2 Weeks

32.0% (82.6% in 3 weeks)

Complex Construction IP

80% in 8 Weeks

84.2%

Construction Issuance

90% in 120 Days

95.2%

Master Use Permit Decisions

80% in 120 Days

66.0%

*IP: Initial Plan Review by DPD staff