Welcome to the DPD Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
This website is intended to provide answers to some of the most commonly asked questions received by DPD. While we endeavor to provide as much information as possible, please realize that each FAQ and answer is general and your question may require more detailed analysis, based on your specific circumstances. If the FAQ does not appear to provide the information that you are looking for, please visit our Applicant Services Center to speak directly with our staff.
Please note that these FAQs apply only to questions or information on properties located within the Seattle City limits. For information outside the Seattle City limits, you will need to contact the appropriate government jurisdiction.
Click on the appropriate link below (or at left) to find the answers to some of our most Frequently Asked Questions about the following topics:
- The Basics
- Land Use and Zoning
- Complaints and Disagreement Resolution