Request an Inspection

Effective July 11, 2022, electrical inspections will be provided Tuesday–Friday, excluding holidays.

Before requesting an inspection, please read the Construction Inspection Service June 8, 2020 Update

To request a building, mechanical, plumbing, or electrical inspection, please call the inspection request line for building inspections at (206) 248-5525 or for electrical inspections at (206) 248-5597. 

Inspection requests must be received before 7 a.m. on the day of inspection. Special requests for morning or afternoon inspections may be submitted but can not be guaranteed.

For Fire Sprinkler or Fire Alarm Permits, please contact the Burien Fire Department at least 48 hours in advance of the inspection date by calling (206) 242-2040 Ext. 119.

For Right-of-Way Inspections, please call (206) 439-3162 at least 24 hours in advance.

Updated December 22, 2022