The online permit portal allows users to apply, view and schedule inspections online for all permit applications. View the step-by-step instructions for different services of the online permit portal below in the full user guidebook here(PDF, 20MB). Please note that if you applied for a permit prior to January 10, 2024, you will not use the new Online Permit Center. Please contact us if you need any assist with those applications.
If you are only looking for specific help for the permit portal, please see a variety of step-by-step instructions below.
The Online Permit Center provides the public with access to view permit applications, permit status and parcel information without creating an account. Follow the step-by-step instructions below for each aspect of the public portal.
Search and View Applications: Search for parcels by address, owner name, parcel number, or with the online map. Once a parcel is selected, you can view the permit applications, zoning and legal description. View the instructions.(PDF, 394KB)
Submit Code Violations: The public can report potential code violations online through the portal without creating an account. For more information view the Submitting Code Violations help guide.(PDF, 280KB)
Private Portal - User Account Required
A secured online login account will provide users with many features and the ability to manage all permit applications from one simple dashboard. Follow the step-by-step instructions below for each aspect of the private portal.
If you need translated materials please contact our office at (425) 670-5400 or by email at Permits@LynnwoodWA.gov.
Apply for Permit
Download Permit Application Process Guide(PDF, 174KB)