Check the status of a Fire Permit issued by the City of Seattle. To execute a search, just enter a partial Name and/or Address in the form below.
Each permit and permit application will have a permit status assigned to it depending on where it is in the approval process. The status categories and their descriptions are as follows:
Processing - Permit application information and fee payment are being entered into the database and a file is being created by Permit Unit staff.
Pending - Permit application is waiting to be assigned to an inspector.
Inspection - Permit application has been assigned to an inspector and the inspector has started actively inspecting the facility for compliance with Fire Code provisions.
Operations - Permit application has been forwarded to your local engine company for inspection and approval.
F6/NOV - Written notification of the corrections that are necessary before the permit can be issued has been forwarded to the applicant.
Approved Haz Mat - The inspector has approved the permit for issuance.
Issued - An annual permit has been issued and is in the first year.
Renewal - An annual permit has been renewed for the current year.
Renewal Sent - An invoice for renewal of an annual permit has been forwarded to the permit holder but payment has not yet been received.
Compliance - There has been difficulty in gaining compliance and compliance action has been initiated in order to resolve the issues.
Cancel - An annual permit has been cancelled.
Permit information is updated daily. If you have any questions about the status of a permit or application please contact the Permit Unit at (206) 386-1450.