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Permits, violations & licenses

Appeal an L&I permit or violation

Service overview

You can appeal a permit, violation, or notice issued by the Department of Licenses and Inspections (L&I).

Your appeal must be filed with the Board of Licenses & Inspections Review.

Other kinds of appeals


Anyone who receives a permit, violation, or notice can appeal it.


All appeals must be filed with the relevant board within 30 days of initial notice.

Appeals must be submitted on the appropriate form. They must include the basis of appeal and any required fee.