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Planning and Development Services (PDS)

Tacoma Municipal Building

747 Market St, 3rd Floor
Tacoma, WA 98402
Tel: (253) 591-5030

Currently closed to walk-in customers
Observed Holidays

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Subject Matter
Application Services, Meeting Requests
Permit Status, Fees, Applications
Land Use, Zoning
Historic Preservation
Long Range Planning
Building, Mechanical, Plumbing & Energy Code
Building Inspections, Stop Work or Notice of Violation
Right-of-Way Improvements, Sanitary, Stormwater
Site & Right-of-Way Inspections
Tacoma Public Utilities (Power & Water)

Staff Directory

Click here to open the PDS Staff Directory

Virtual Counter Meetings

Virtual Counter Meetings for residential projects can be scheduled online – Schedule Now

Tacoma Permits Support

If you need assistance with our online permitting system Tacoma Permits (, please see below for support options:

Customer Service

For general assistance with our online permitting system, including how to apply, view/upload attachments, or schedule inspections please contact or call 253.591.5030, option 8

Technical Support

For assistance with errors, account access or other technical issues please contact

Request for Accela Training

For training specifically on navigating Accela, how to best use your account, access, monitor and respond to comments on your submittal records, please email with your specific needs listed to so that we can respond with the date and time of the next available and appropriate training opportunity

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