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Phone: 503-823-7300

TTY : 503-823-6868

1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

New Development Services Hours for New Single Family Intake Applications

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DSCEffective May 14th the Bureau of Development Services (BDS) will increase the business hours for customers to submit applications for New Single Family Residences, ADUs and other select One and Two Family permit application types. 

BDS will expand the hours to submit applications from 4 hours a week to 24 hours a week. The new hours for these permit types will be Tuesday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Screening requirements to ensure applications are complete will remain unchanged and the new timeframes for submittal will be strictly applied.

Please arrive in the DSC between 8:00 AM and 2:00 PM with a completed NSFR Application Packet.

View the full Service Level Update for more detailed Permit Center Hours.

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