Permit FAQs / Fees

Updated 2021 Fee Schedules (Impact Fees, Building, Fire, Planning and Engineering Fees) are current. 

Homeowners considering a remodel for their home or adding other improvements such as decks, roofs, garage, or retaining walls, often have questions about building permits. The Permits & Licenses page is designed to help homeowners locate specific construction permits and other approvals as required by the City of Mountlake Terrace. Additionally, here are the most Frequently Asked Questions regarding construction permits.

Because each construction project is unique, we invite you to contact a permit specialist at 425-744-6267 or Our Permit Specialists are available during business hours Monday-Friday to answer your specific permitting questions.