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Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300

TTY : 503-823-6868

1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

Commercial Plumbing Permits

Plan Review Process

 

Plumbing permits requiring plan review will generally be issued within ten working days.

Plans are reviewed by the Commercial Plumbing section of the Bureau of Development Services.

Septic tank installations are to be approved by the Environmental Soils Section of the Bureau of Development Services (503) 823-6892.

Approval by the Bureau of Environmental Services is needed for:
  • Sanitary sewer connections to a public sewer
  • Proposed storm sewers to a public sewer, natural drainage way, curb or public right-of-way

Heartbleed Security Notice

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