Right-of-Way Occupancy Permits

A Right-of-Way Occupancy Permit (ROCC), previously referred to as a Street Occupancy Permit (SOP), is a provision of Tacoma Municipal Code (TMC) 9.08 Right-of-Way Occupancies. It is a permit that allows for private use of the public right-of-way.

  • Title 9 of the Tacoma Municipal Code
  • Right-of-Way Occupancy – Permit Exemptions
  • Right-of-Way Occupancy – Design Guide
    • Example – Raised Bed Planters
    • Example – Fence & Retaining Wall



Sidewalk Cafes

Groundwater Monitoring Wells (GMW)

Additional Resources


Posted by rgc on May 30, 2018 | Categories: Right of Way Occupancy Permits.