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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Name Type Dept.
Name Type Dept.
Accessory Dwelling Unit Application and Instructions PDF Planning
Administrative Design Review Application Early Review Form PDF Planning
Administrative Design Review Supplemental Checklist 
(Accompanies Building Permit for commercial and multifamily projects)
PDF Planning
Adult Family Home Checklistlinks to external site
(Provided by Department of Health and Social Services)
PDF Building
Alteration and Vacation of Short Plats Application PDF Planning
Alternate Materials, Methods or Modifications Request Form PDF Building
Building Height Table and Field Verification Form PDF Planning
Building Permit Application
PDF Building
Building Permit Checklist (General)
PDF Building
Building Permit Checklist (Re-Roof Only)
PDF Building
Building Permit Checklist (Single Family or Duplex)
PDF Building
Building Permit Checklist (Tenant Improvement - Interior Only) PDF Building
Business License Application PDF Finance
Business License Fee Worksheet PDF Finance
Change of Address Request Form
PDF Building
City Licenses, Additional HTM Finance
Complaint Investigation Request HTM Planning
Comprehensive Plan Amendment Application PDF Planning
Concurrency Management Review Application PDF Public Works
Construction/Grading Hours Exception Request Form PDF Planning
Continued Use PDF Planning
Cottage Housing - Supplemental Sheet PDF Planning
Demolition Permit Application PDF Building
Demolition Permit Checklist PDF Building
Design Review Board Application and Checklist PDF Planning
Electrical Permit Application
PDF Building
Electrical Permit Checklist
PDF Building
Electrical Permit Checklist for Residential Solar Photovoltaic Systems
PDF Building
Final Subdivision Application & Checklist PDF Planning
Fire Protection Permit Application
PDF Fire
Franchise Utility ROW Permit Application PDF Public Works
Historic Residence Alteration Application PDF Planning
Historic Residence Nomination Application PDF Planning
Improvement Evaluation Packet HTM Public Works
Inspection Checklistslinks to external site
These inspection checklists are based on the code requirements found in the International Residential Code for single family construction, and include some of the items commonly written up during the building permit inspection process.
HTM MyBuildingPermit.com
Instructions, Wireless Permit Application, Checklist, Questionnaire PDF Planning
International Fire Code Permit Application
PDF Fire
Land Surface Modification Permit Application   PDF Building
Land Surface Modification Permit Checklist PDF Building
Land Use Permit Extension Application PDF Planning
Lot Line Adjustment Application PDF Planning
Lot Line Adjustment Checklist 
PDF Planning
Lot Line Adjustment Form to accompany Application PDF Planning
Mechanical Permit Application
PDF Building
Mechanical Permit Checklist
PDF Building
Move Permit Application
PDF Building
Move Permit Checklist 
PDF Building
Options for Short Plat/Subdivision Review (Integrated Development Plan) PDF Planning
Oversized Vehicle Registration PDF Planning
Owner/Renter/Lessee as Electrical Contractor Affidavit PDF Building
Parking Review Application PDF Planning
Permit Cancellation and Refund Request
PDF Building
Personal Wireless Service Facility Application PDF Planning
Plant List, Recommended PDF Planning
Plumbing Permit Application
PDF Building
Plumbing Permit Checklist
PDF Building
Pre-Submittal Conference Application PDF Building
Prohibited Plants PDF Planning
Questionnaire, Wireless Permit Application, Checklist, Instructions PDF Planning
Record Drawing Project Data Sheet 
PDF Public Works
Refund and Permit Cancellation Request
PDF Building
Public Records Request HTM Finance
Restoration Activities Near a Stream or Wetland PDF Planning
Revisions and Additional Information Submittal PDF Building
Rodent Abatement Declaration and Ordinance
PDF Building
Short Plat or Preliminary Subdivision Application and Checklist PDF Planning
Sign Permit Application (for master sign plans, pole signs, and offsite directional signs)   PDF Planning
Sign Permit Application (for re-facing only of existing signs) PDF Planning
Sign Permit Application (for installation of new signs)   PDF Building
Sign Permit Checklist (for installation of new signs)   PDF Building
Single Family Plumbing Worksheet
PDF Building
Site Plan Requirements
PDF Building
Statement of Special Inspections
PDF Building
Street Vacation Application and Checklist PDF Planning
Substantial Dev Permit Application
(Also for Shoreline Variance and Conditional Use Permit) 
PDF Planning
Supplemental Building Information
(Accompanies Building Permit Application)
PDF Building
Supplemental Mechanical Information
(Accompanies Mechanical or Building Permit Application)
PDF Building
Supplemental Plumbing Information
(Accompanies Plumbing or Building Permit Application)
PDF Building
Temporary Use Permit Application PDF Planning
Trees and Landscaping HTM Planning
Variance Criteria Sheet PDF Planning
Vehicle Registration, Oversized PDF Planning
Water, Sewer, and/or Right-of-Way Work Permit Application PDF Public Works
Water Meter Pull/Disconnect Request PDF Public Works
Wireless Annual Report Form PDF Planning
Wireless Permit Application, Checklist, Instructions, Questionnaire PDF Planning
Zoning Permit Application Form and Checklist PDF Planning

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Name Type Dept.
Name Type Dept.
Accessibility and Door Clearancelinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Accessible Parking Spaceslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Attic Installed HVAC Equipmentlinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Binding Site Plan Recording Directions PDF Planning
Business License Information PDF Finance
Business License Ordinance, #3884 HTM Finance
Business License Requirements HTM Finance
Business License Welcome PDF Finance
Business License, Operating From a Private Residence HTM Finance
Calculating Average Building Elevation PDF Planning
Caring For Your Septic System HTM Public Works
Carport Additions
HTM Building
Certified Backflow Assembly Testing Program HTM Public Works
City Licenses, Additional HTM Finance
Code Enforcement HTM Planning
Concurrency Management Ordinance PDF Public Works
Construction Projects - Forms & Check Lists for your Building Project HTM Building
Deck Installation or Repair
PDF Building
Deckslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Deferred Submittal Guidelines PDF Building
Design Review Process Brochure PDF Planning
Earthquake Home Retrofit Assessment Checklist
HTM
Building
Earthquake Home Retrofit Program Information
PDF Building
Earthquake Home Retrofit Standard Plans
PDF Building
Emergency Escape and Rescue Openingslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Environmental Checklist PDF Planning
Express Permit Qualifications PDF Building
Fabricator Approval Policy PDF Building
FAQs PDF Building
Fast Track Permit Qualifications PDF Building
Fall Protection at Windowslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Fencing Requirements PDF Planning
Formal Plat Recording Directions PDF Planning
Garage Conversions
PDF Building
Garage/Dwelling Separationlinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Guardslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Guide to Complete Arborist Reports PDF Planning
Handrailslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Historic Residence Alteration Application Instructions PDF Planning
Home Occupation and Home Business Rules PDF Planning
Kirkland Comprehensive Plan HTM City of Kirkland
Kirkland Municipal Code HTM City of Kirkland
Kirkland Zoning Code HTM Planning
Kirkland Zoning Map PDF Planning
Kitchen Accessibility in Type A Unitslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Kitchen Accessibility in Type B Unitslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Landscaping, Deciduous Tree List PDF Planning
Landscaping, Evergreen Tree List PDF Planning
Landscaping, Native Groundcover List PDF Planning
Landscaping, Native Shrub List PDF Planning
Landscaping, Native Tree List PDF Planning
Landscaping, Prohibited Plant List PDF Planning
Landscaping, Recommended Plant List PDF Planning
Landscaping, Shrub and Groundcover List PDF Planning
Managing Drainage Problems Around Your Property HTM Public Works
Notching & Boring Rafters/Joists/Studslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) HTM Building
Off-Site Sign Requirements (Real Estate, Etc…) PDF Planning
Options for Short Plat/Subdivision Review (Integrated Development Plan) PDF Planning
Over-The-Counter Permit Qualifications PDF Building
Political Sign Guidelines PDF Planning
Pre-Approved Plans (Standard Plans) HTM Public Works
Private Stormwater Maintenance Program HTM Public Works
Public Hearing Participation for Planning Permits
PDF Planning
Public Notice Sign Standards for Planning Permits PDF Planning
Ramps and Landingslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Safety Glazinglinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Sample Cross Section PDF Building
Sample Erosion & Sedimentation Control (ESC) Plan PDF Public Works
Short Plat Recording Directions PDF Planning
Short Plat/Subdivision Review Options Handout (Integrated Development Plan) PDF Planning
Single Family Site Plan Requirements PDF Building
Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Alarmslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Solar Panel Installationlinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Stairslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Survey Policy (Find out when you need to provide a topographic or boundary survey) PDF Building
Time to Review Goals PDF Building
Tip Sheetslinks to external site (Published by MyBuildingPermit.com) HTM Building
Traffic Impact Analysis Guidelines HTM Public Works
Trees and Landscaping HTM Planning
Water Heater Replacement
PDF Building
Water Heaterslinks to external site (Construction Tip Sheet) PDF Building
Welcome, Business License PDF Finance
When are permits required? PDF Building

 

Name Description Dept.
Name Description Dept.
Building Department Fee Schedules (HTML)

Includes fee schedules for building, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, land surface modification, demolition, move permits, etc.

Building
Building Permit Fees (PDF) Fee schedule for building permits
Building
Business and other City Licenses A Kirkland business license is required prior to opening a business or performing work or other activities in the City of Kirkland Finance
Demolition Permit Fees
Fee schedule for demolition permits Building
Electrical Permit Fees
Fee schedule for electrical permits Building
Fire Department Fee Schedules
Includes fees for Fire alarm, fire sprinkler, tent, CO2, bon fire, hazardous material permits, etc. Fire
IFC Permit Fees
Tent, bon fires, hazardous materials, CO2, permits, etc. Fire
Land Surface Modification (LSM) Permit Fees
Fee schedule for land surface modification (also known as LSM or grading and clearing) permits Building
Mechanical Permit Fees
Fee schedules for mechanical permits Building
Inspection and Review Fees
Fee schedule for fees that may be charged due to special conditions involving inspections or plan review
Building
Move Permit Fees
Fee schedule for move (relocating a structure) permits Building
Planning Land Use/Zoning Application Fees Fees for various land use approvals issued by the Planning Department Planning
Plumbing Permit Fees
Fee schedules for plumbing permits Building
Impact Fees Transportation, School and Park Impact fees Public Works
Pre-Submittal Conference Fees
Fee schedule for interdepartmental pre-submittal conference
Building
Public Works Fee schedules for Public Works permits and services Public Works
Recording Fees
Fee schedule for recording documents with King County Building
Sign Permit Fees
Fee schedule for sign permits
Building
Valuation of Alterations to Existing Buildings
This document helps determine the valuation of alterations and repairs to existing buildings Building
Valuation of New Construction
This document helps determine the valuation of new construction Building

Development Services
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
123 5th Avenue, Kirkland WA 98033

General Inquiries
Phone: 425-587-3600