333 S. Meridian, Puyallup, WA 98371 - 253-841-4321

City of Puyallup

Code Compliance

Code Compliance

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

Shane Pieren 
Code Compliance Officer
Development Services Center

333 S. Meridian, 2nd Floor
Puyallup, WA 98371

(253) 864-4165 Development Services Center
(253) 770-3327 Direct Line
(253) 840-6678 Fax

Submit Request For Action Form at the address or fax number above, or;

Submit a Code Compliance report online.

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. 
To submit reports of the following types of violations, please contact the appropriate department:
Animal Complaints/Barking or Dogs without a leash - Metro Animal Services

Street Parking Complaints - Puyallup Police Department

Fire Hazards - Central Pierce Fire and Rescue

Building Code Violations - Puyallup Building Services

Mold Information and Tips

The City of Puyallup does not regulate or enforce mold problems or its associated issues. Please see the following links for more information and tips regarding mold.

Mold Issues - Link to Washington Department of Health

Mold: Frequently Asked Questions - Link to FAQ

A brief guide to mold and moisture in your home. - Link to EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) 

Submitting a Complaint to Code Compliance

Submit Request for Action Form to the address of fax number above, or;
Submit a Code Compliance report online.

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 Office is located at City Hall, 333 S. Meridian, 2nd floor. 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 the email listed above. For more information on Code Compliance, please use the link on the left hand side of this page.

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).