Permits are required for any of the following commercial projects:
New commercial buildings or additions, including apartments, triplexes, and fourplexes
New accessory buildings
New commercial pools
Tenant improvements - interior alterations to commercial buildings or commercial accessory buildings
Change of use/occupancy - required for any new tenant to a commercial building space which would change the use or occupancy classification according to the current IBC.
Prior to submitting a commercial building application, developers/contractors are required to submit a request for a pre-application conference with city staff. Items listed on the Submittal Checklist (see below) are provided at the commercial pre-application conference.
Please use the Online Permit Portal to complete commercial building applications. If you do NOT wish to use the online portal, application forms (PDFs) can be accessed below:
Identify fees that need to be paid when an application is submitted; view current permit fees. Payments can be made by credit card or check. There is a 2.5% credit card/online convenience fee. Fees must be paid prior to the application being processed. View current permit fees (PDF).
Mail or walk the application and fees to: Spokane Valley City Hall 10210 E Sprague Avenue Spokane Valley, WA 99206