Code Compliance

"A Partnership Between Citizens and the City of Puyallup to Address Issues that Affect the Quality of Life in Our Community."


The Code Compliance Division is charged with protecting the public health, safety, and general welfare of Puyallup residents and visitors by enforcing compliance with many sections of the Puyallup Municipal Code including zoning ordinances, property maintenance codes, home occupations, sign codes, and public nuisances.

Puyallup Code Compliance is committed to promoting safe, healthy, and attractive neighborhoods and improving the quality of our community by fair enforcement of the code.

Submit Reports

To submit reports of the following types of violations, please contact the appropriate department:

Submit A Complaint to Code Compliance

Submit a Request For Action Form (PDF) to our office.

The Code Compliance Officer opens a compliance case only via a written complaint. You can access the Request for Action Form here or pick up a paper copy at any city office.

The Code Compliance Officer is frequently out in the field and would not be available to meet with you in the office without an appointment. You may contact the Code Compliance Officer by phone at 253-770-3327, or via email.

Please be advised that we do not follow up on anonymous phone tips or complaints. If desired and indicated, complainants are kept confidential. See RCW 42.56.240(2).