Permit Center

Our Permit Center is staffed with experts from several different departments in order to provide a one-stop experience for questions related to developing within the City of Renton.

The Permit Center is currently closed to the public, but we are still available to assist you through our remote services below.


Online Applications & Inspections

The Online Applications & Inspections is a way to:

  • Pay an invoice
  • Apply and receive an over-the-counter permit
  • Apply for Pre-Application Meeting
  • Apply for Permit Ready ADU Meeting 

Schedule an inspection:

Building Permitting

Online Permits:

  • Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing
  • Re-roof

Permit Resources:

Contact for building permits not available online or questions:

Email: PermitTech@rentonwa.gov (preferred)
Virtual Meeting: Click here to schedule
Phone: 425-430-7200

Planning & Land Use

Land Use Resources:

Contact for Planning & Land Use not available online or questions:

Email: PlanningCustomerService@rentonwa.gov (preferred)
Virtual Meeting: Click here to schedule
Voicemail: 425-430-7294

Public Works & Civil Permitting

Online Permits:

  • Right-of-Way
  • Stormwater
  • Hydrant Meter

Permit Resources:

Contact for utilities, site, and right-of-way permits not available online or questions:

Email: pwpermitting@rentonwa.gov
Virtual Meeting: Click here to schedule
Phone: 206-402-8626

Code Compliance

File a Complaint:



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