Development Services - General Operations

General Operations

Development Services staff are currently working a hybrid schedule where the majority of staff are working from home.  Permit applicants should communicate with their respective project reviewers either by phone or email and coordinate in-person meetings if necessary. 

The Development Services Permit Center will be open to walk-in customers during the following hours: 

  • Monday 08:00 AM–05:00 PM
  • Tuesday 08:00 AM–05:00 PM
  • Wednesday 10:30 AM–05:00 PM - Development Services is closed to the public on Wednesday mornings while we attend our all-staff staff meeting. We open to customers starting at 10:30 AM 
  • Thursday 08:00 AM–05:00 PM
  • Friday 08:00 AM–05:00 PM


Contact Info - General Questions

Staff are also available by phone and digitally to assist customers and answer questions.

Staff will be monitoring the Our Kirkland portal and voice mail messages during regular business hours. A response to your voicemail or Our Kirkland message will be returned within one to two business days.

Virtual appointments are here! Get answers to your general development and permitting questions without having to come into City Hall. City of Kirkland Development Services now provides virtual appointments with Planning and Building, and Public Works staff. 

Schedule Appointment Now!