We hope this online information will help you get started on the right foot as you go through the permit process.

If you are doing construction, please note that Sumner restricts construction to the following hours:  Monday-Friday, 7 am – 6 pm, Saturday, Sunday and legal holidays 10 am – 6 pm.

Please be sure to come talk to the Permit Center before you start your project and the permit process. Starting August 22, our counter hours are 9 am to 2 pm, Monday through Friday. The rest of each day is focused on processing and turning permits around. You can also email anytime.

Frequently Asked Questions
Information & Fees
Permit Forms & Applications
Review Development Specifications & Design Standards

Contact Us

For questions about permit applications, fees, and the permitting process, please contact Allison Judge, Permit Specialist, at 253-299-5530 or via email.

To schedule inspections, please call the 24-hour inspection line at 253-299-5530.

For more information on code issues, please contact Rick Kelley, Building Official, at 253-299-5522 or via email.