Land use permit records
Subdivisions, also known as plats and short plats, are the most commonly requested land use files.
On any plat or short plat, the Permitting Department Records Center receives and stores a Permitting review file after each review phase, e.g., preliminary approval, engineering review, final review, and completion of the inspection phase.
Short Plats. Usually retrieved for customer review within one business day.
Plats. The Permitting Department Records Center requests these files from its inactive records facility; retrieval may take up to a week.
All grading permits are forwarded to the Record Center as soon as the inspection phase is complete.
Stored in the Records Center as far back as the mid 1960s.
Stored in the Records Center back to the late 1980s.
Stored in the Records Center back to the 1970s.
Records for unincorporated King County also available from the Records Center:
- Certificates of Occupancy
- Code Enforcement
- Exemption-Innocent Purchaser
- Right-of-Way Use
- Title Elimination
- Urban Planned Development/Fully Contained Communities/ (UPD/FCC). To review files pertaining to the UPD/FCC in Redmond, contact the Permitting Department at 206-296-6600.