In addition to building and zoning permits, the Department of Licenses and Inspections (L&I) issues operations and administrative permits and other certificates.
- Issued for activities impacted by the Fire Code.
- Include potentially dangerous activities.
Regulate the use of a building but do not include construction or zoning activities.
- Certificate of Rental Suitability: Given to tenants to show whether a property has violations.
- Property Sales Certifications: Assures the holder has authority to sell a specific property
Get a Certificate of Occupancy How to get a Certificate of Occupancy (CO) for a building, tenant space, or place of business.
Get a Temporary Occupancy Permit for a special event How to get a permit to temporarily occupy a building for a special event.
Supporting documents and forms
Permits and certificates information
These documents support certificates, and administrative and operations permits.