Building Division Contacts

Edmonds Development Permitting During the COVID-19 Emergency

City Hall continues to be CLOSED for general public access. City Staff are available via email and phone for permitting activities.

BUILDING AND LAND USE APPLICATIONS: Apply for Building Permits and Land Use applications online at: Welcome to MBP | MBP (

INSPECTIONS: Schedule your inspection online at: Inspection Scheduling (

ENGINEERING PERMITS: Right-of-Way, Side Sewer and Streatery Permits are NOT on My Building Permit yet. Please email your application and applicable documents to

FOR GENERAL INQUIRES: Please contact the Development Services Department at

Office Location
121 5th Ave N
Edmonds, WA 98020

Phone: 425-771.0220
Fax: 425.771.0221

Normal Hours:
M, T, Th, F: 8am to 4:30pm
Wed 8:30am to Noon
The switchboard is open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 425.771.0220

IMPORTANT NOTE: Our offices are currently closed to in-person visiting by the public during the COVID-19 Emergency. Electronic contacts and the telephone Switchboard are available during normal hours.


Building Official

Leif Bjorback

Permitting Supervisor

Kristin Johns

Senior Permit Coordinator

Denise Nelson

Senior Permit Coordinator

Christina Wayland

Building Inspector

Les Krestel

Senior Building Inspector

Eric Carter

Plans Examiner

Donovan Akau

Plans Examiner

Kevin Bloomfield