The City of Newport adopted and uses the 2015 International Building Code per Ordinance #2047. See Newport Municipal Code Chapter 15.04 in Title 15 for more information.
As of July 2018, The City of Newport contracts with J.A. Sewell & Associates for building permit applications and services. Call 208 263-4160 for all inspections or questions.
See below links for permit applications:
Temporary Business Use Permit
Used for limited duration as determined by the City, including, but not limited to,
mobile food carts, fireworks stands, Christmas tree lots, sidewalk sales, traveling carnivals or circuses, and seasonal or temporary outdoor retail sales.
Newport Fee Schedule
To view all the City of Newport fees, click on the Fee Schedule – Resolution # 01152020.
Building permit fees are determined by the project including labor, material costs, plan review and other associated fees. Building permits including mechanical, sign, and other permits can only be determined by filing a building permit application.
Please contact Newport City Hall at (509) 447-5611 for any additional information concerning building or zoning questions. Permit applications can be emailed to Accounting@newport-wa.org