InspectionsAmong the types of City-issued permits that require an inspection are:
- Building Permits
- Plumbing Permits
- Examples include ELECTRIC water heaters (gas water heaters fall under mechanical permits), fixture replacements, side sewer, residential or commercial grinder pumps, installation or repair of piping, backflow devices.
- Mechanical Permits
- Examples include GAS water heaters and gas piping, furnaces, heat pumps, air conditioning, boilers, compressors, refrigeration units, ventilation and exhaust fans.
- Sign Permits
- Examples include wall signs, free-standing signs, monument signs
- Fence permits (fences greater than 6 feet, 6 inches in height)
- Tree Removal Permits
City of Tumwater Permits and Inspection Registration
You will need your customer number or permit number to complete your registration. If you do not have access to a computer you may call the City’s inspection line at (360) 754-4189.