Permit Center

The Building and Permit Services Division includes:

  • Protective Inspections
  • Permit Services  
  • Code Enforcement 

All permits and applications can be submitted online.  

See the Applications and Forms page for submittal checklists.

Beginning January, 2019:

Permit applications except those for single family residences must be submitted electronically through This includes:

  • Land Use 
  • Nonresidential or Multifamily Building, Plumbing or Mechanical for buildings over 4,000 square feet
  • Fire
  • Grading
  • Right of way
  • Utility

Schedule Inspections On-line

  • Go to 
  • Select "Schedule Inspection"
  • Select "Bothell" as the jurisdiction 
  • Schedule your inspection

You will receive confirmation that your inspection has been scheduled once you submit your request.
Get more information about online scheduling. If you have questions or need assistance, please call us.

Inspections not available on observed holidays

Inspection services will not be available on observed holidays. Inspection services will resume on the next business day following the observed holiday.