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Phone: 503-823-7300

TTY : 503-823-6868

1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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Additional Development Services Hours for New Single Family Applications

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Additional Development Services Hours for New Single Family Applications 

Application submittal for New Single Family Residences (NSFR) will be expanding from Wednesday and Thursday from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM to Tuesday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 2:00 PM

Applications will be screened and permits set up for those with complete submittal documents for the construction of new 1 and 2 Family Dwellings, new Accessory Dwelling Units, and to place manufactured or modular homes on individual lots. Please arrive in the Development Services Center (DSC) between 8:00 AM and 2:00 PM with a completed NSFR Application Packet.

NSFR application drop off is also available in Permitting Services, located on the 2nd floor of the 1900 SW Fourth Building. Hours are 8:00 am to 2:00 pm Tuesday through Friday.

The current hours for the DSC hours will remain in effect. See the DSC Hours & Services table below for additional information. 

      Development Services Center Hours and Services

DSC Services Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Building permit submittal
Building Permit review
Closed 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM 8:00 AM to 12 Noon 8:00 AM to 12 Noon 8:00 AM to 12 Noon
New One & Two Family permit intake Closed 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Trade Permits, Records, Sign Permits Closed 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM   8:00 AM to 3:00 PM   8:00 AM to 3:00 PM   8:00 AM to 3:00 PM  
General Life Safety & Zoning questions   Closed 12 Noon to 3:00 PM 12 Noon to 3:00 PM 12 Noon to 3:00 PM 12 Noon to 3:00 PM
BDS Interagency partner services –
Water, Transportation, BES
Closed 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM   8:00 AM to 3:00 PM 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

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