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Portland Bureau of Transportation

Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204

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Parking Permits


*Temporary Parking, Sidewalk, Street Use Permits

PBOT issues temporary permits to reserve the right of way, including parking spaces, sidewalks, streets and lanes.

Angle Loading Parking Permit

Because of building designs and increasing size of delivery vehicles, special angle loading parking permits are necessary to maintain worker and road user safety.

Area Parking Permit Program (APPP)

Program designed to help citizens who live or work in non-metered areas by controlling commuter parking in their area

Commercial Parking Permit

Commercial vehicles can park at metered parking and truck zones for specific amounts of time with this parking permit.

Delivery Parking Permit

Delivery permits allow vehicles to park at metered parking for specific amounts of time.

Disabled Parking Permits

Disabled Parking Permits are issued by the Oregon Driver and Motor Vehicle Services (DMV).

Driveway Clearance

Information on how to paint your own driveway clearance, pay the City to paint your driveway clearance or request a special driveway clearance.

Government Parking Permits

Government Parking Permits are for official government business.

How To Reserve Parking for a Residential Move

Reserve on-street parking for a moving van/truck or container.

Mailbox Clearance

Application and information for installation of "No Parking" mailbox clearance signs

Maintenance Parking Permit

The Maintenance Parking Permit is for maintenance, service or repair work on existing buildings.

Media Parking Permit

A Media Parking Permit allows members of the media to park at meters while covering special events and emergencies.

Non-Profit Parking Permit

This permit allows non-profit organizations to park vehicles at metered parking.

Street Vending

Regulations for selling items from a vehicle on a public street.