Permit Services

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Permit Services offers residents and private developers information about private construction and development in the City of Everett and processes all of the required permits for construction.


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The 2021 Code adoption has been effectively delayed until March 15, 2024. See Building Code Council for more information. 

Counter appointments

Permit Services welcomes Virtual Counter & In-Person appointments at the Permit Counter. 
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Getting started on permitting & construction projects

The permit(s) you will need depends on what you are trying to do, as there are many factors to consider for different types of land use and construction. Click on the links below for more detailed information about each topic. Once you know what forms and checklists you will need, you can begin the permit process.