For commercial projects, a separate permit is need for mechanical projects
If you are operating your business in a commercial structure or at a commercial use site, the property owners may purchase mechanical permits and perform the work themselves
- For underground oil tank decommissioning, contact the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, (503) 229-5263
- For asbestos removal contact the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, (503) 229-5982
- Outdoor air conditioner units, generators, kilns, heat pumps, pool heaters and other mechanical equipment installed within the City of Portland are not allowed to be located within required zoning setbacks. For more information contact Planning and Zoning staff at (503) 823-7526.
Some of the fees for your mechanical permit are based on the scope of work you are doing. The individual fees are listed on the Mechanical permit application.