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Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300

Email: bds@portlandoregon.gov

1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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Plan Review Process

Plan review for an alteration permit usually takes 21 working days if the application is complete.

The Bureau of Development Services review groups that will review the alteration permit application are:

  1. Planning and Zoning
  2. Addressing
  3. Sanitarian Review
  4. Plumbing Review
  • The approved permit will be mailed to the applicant. The permit must be posted on the job site.
  • If the application is incomplete, you will be notified by Environmental Soils staff and asked to submit the necessary corrections
  • After the corrections are received, your application will be reviewed again