COVID 19 - Construction Updates

Phase 1 Construction Restart

On April 24, 2020 Governor Inslee implemented a limited Phase 1 Construction Restart, which authorizes activity on existing construction projects (those with an issued permit as of March 23rd) that can be performed while maintaining the six-foot social distancing, and remain in compliance with the Phase 1 Construction Restart COVID-19 Job Site Requirements.

PLEASE NOTE: Before work can start/resume, you must have a safety plan written out, posted onsite and implemented.

Please contact the inspection line between 7:30-8:30am at 360.778.8363 to discuss alternate options for your inspection for allowed projects.  ALL APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED AND REVIEWED

Welcome to the City of Bellingham's TRAKiT Web Portal

This site allows registered users to:

- access existing permits and projects
apply for Electrical, Fire, Mechanical, Plumbing, Replace Water Heater, Sign, Reroof and Utilities Franchise permits
- apply for Rental Registrations

- upload new documents
- pay fees
- schedule inspections

PLEASE SEE to apply for Building and other types of permits.

 To register as a Public user, click Setup an Account, and complete the required fields.  Login and click LINK TO PERMITS, PROJECTS OR LICENSES to access existing records, or select Apply to create new records. 

To register as a Contractor, send your name, complete contact information and state license number to You will receive a user name and password.