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Bulletins cover topics pertaining to building and land use as well as financial and general services.

The bulletins also are available by calling us at 206-296-6600 or visiting the Permitting Customer Service Center at 35030 SE Douglas Street, Suite 210 in Snoqualmie, WA 98065-9266.

Alphabetical listing

  • Agricultural Buildings - 58 (PDF*, 113KB)  
  • Clearing and Grading Permits - 28 (PDF*, 157KB)
  • Commercial and Multi-Family Building Permits - 8 (PDF*, 141KB)  
  • Critical Areas Ordinance - Fact Sheets online
  • Critical Areas Review - 21 (PDF*, 79KB)
  • Damage Repairs - 4 (PDF*, 70KB)
  • Demolition Permits for Commercial and Residential Structures - 3 (PDF*, 112KB)
  • Drainage Review - 29 (PDF*, 139KB)
  • Engineering Variance / Adjustment Procedures - 60 ;(PDF*) 
  • Financial Guarantees - 40 (PDF*, 123KB)
  • Fire System Permits - 13 (PDF*, 119KB)
  • Home Occupations and Home Industries - 43A (PDF*, 141KB)
  • Legal Lot - 2 (PDF*, 128KB)
  • Mechanical Permits - 36
  • Mechanical Permits - On-Line Residential Process - 59 
  • Obtaining A Mobile Home Permit - 7 (PDF*, 279KB)
  • Obtaining A Residential Building Permit: Submittal Requirements - 9 (PDF*, 2.6MB)
  • On-Site Recreation - 24 (PDF*, 168KB)  
  • Private Residential Fire Sprinkler Systems - 39 (PDF*, 66KB)  
  • Residential Building on or Near Waterfront - 10 (This bulletin is being updated) (PDF*, 137KB)
  • Residential Building Permit Process - 12 (PDF*, 131KB)
  • Residential Energy Codes - 27 (PDF*, 80KB) (This bulletin is being updated.)
  • Right-of-Way Use - 31 (PDF*, 149KB)
  • Road Variances - 34A (PDF*, 143KB)
  • School Impact Mitigation Measures - 46 (PDF*, 134KB)
  • Shoreline Erosion Control - 16 (PDF*, 109KB)
  • Short Subdivisions - 25 (PDF*, 160KB)
  • SEPA Process w/Greenhouse Gas Emissions Worksheet 26 
  • Small Animals and Livestock - 41A (PDF*, 130KB)
  • Street Addresses and Road Names - 11 (PDF*, 132KB)
  • Surface Water Design Manual Variances or Adjustments - 34B (PDF*, 140KB)  
  • Tenant Improvements - 5 (PDF*, 362KB)
  • Underground Fuel Tanks - 44 (PDF*, 128KB)
  • Zoning Code: Landscaping Requirements - 22 (PDF*, 215KB)
  • Zoning Code: Overview and Summary - 17A (PDF*, 125KB)
  • Zoning Code: Permitted Use Tables - 18A (PDF*, 159KB)
  • Zoning Code: Recyclables - 45A (PDF*, 123KB)
  • Zoning Code: Sign Requirements - 20A (PDF*, 161KB)

Numerical listing

  • 2 - Legal Lot, 2 (PDF*, 128KB)
  • 3 - Demolition Permits for Commercial and Residential Structures, 3 (PDF*, 112KB)
  • 4 - Damage Repairs, 4 (PDF*, 70KB)
  • 5 - Tenant Improvements, 5 (PDF*, 326KB)
  • 7 - Obtaining A Mobile Home Permit, 7 (PDF*, 279KB)
  • 8 - Commercial and Multi-Family Building Permits, 8 (PDF*, 141KB)
  • 9 - Obtaining A Residential Building Permit: Submittal Requirements, 9 (PDF*, 2.6MB)
  • 10 - Residential Building on or Near Waterfront, 10 (This bulletin is being updated) (PDF*, 137KB)
  • 11 - Street Addresses and Road Names, 11 (PDF*, 132KB)
  • 12 - Residential Building Permit Process, 12 (PDF*, 131KB)
  • 13 - Fire System Permits, 13 (PDF*, 119KB)  
  • 16 - Shoreline Erosion Control, 16 (PDF*, 109KB)
  • 17A - Zoning Code: Overview and Summary, 17A (PDF*, 125KB)
  • 18A - Zoning Code: Permitted Use Tables, 18A (PDF*, 159KB)
  • 20A - Zoning Code: Sign Requirements, 20A (PDF*, 161KB)
  • 21 - Critical Areas Review, 21 (PDF*, 79KB)
  • 22 - Zoning Code: Landscaping Requirements, 22 (PDF*, 215KB)
  • 24 - On-Site Recreation, 24 (PDF*, 168KB)
  • 25 - Short Subdivisions, 25 (PDF*, 160KB)
  • 26 - SEPA Greenhouse Gas emissions Worksheet  26
  • 27 - Residential Energy Codes, 27 (PDF*, 80KB) (This bulletin is being updated.)
  • 28 - Clearing and Grading Permits, 28 (PDF*, 157KB)
  • 29 - Drainage Review, 29 (PDF*, 139KB)
  • 31 - Right-of-Way Use, 31 (PDF*, 149KB)  
  • 34A - Road Variances 34A (PDF*, 143KB)
  • 34B - Surface Water Design Manual Variances or Adjustments, 34B (PDF*, 140KB)
  • 36 - Mechanical Permits 36
  • 39 - Private Residential Fire Sprinkler Systems, 39 (PDF*, 66KB)
  • 40 - Financial Guarantees, 40 (PDF*, 123KB)
  • 41A - Small Animals and Livestock, 41A (PDF*, 130KB)
  • 43A - Home Occupations and Home Industries, 43A (PDF*, 141KB)
  • 44 - Underground Fuel Tanks, 44 (PDF*, 128KB)
  • 45A - Zoning Code: Recyclables, 45A (PDF*, 123KB)
  • 46 - School Impact Mitigation Measures, 46 (PDF*, 134KB)
  • 58 - Agricultural Buildings, 58 (PDF*, 113KB)
  • 59 - Mechanical Permits-On-Line Residential Process - 59

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