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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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Delivery Parking Permit



A Delivery Parking Permit is intended for businesses with location-specific delivery and/or loading needs whose vehicles do not meet the definition of a commercial vehicle under City Code 16.20.220

Permits may be issued to specific vehicles or to "any vehicle displaying".

Permit will read:

Any vehicle bearing this permit may occupy a 15 minute metered space for not more than five (5) minutes, and any other metered space for not more than twenty (20) minutes without payment of meter fee.

Applicant may also park at up to two specified truck loading zones for a maximum of 30 minutes.  These locations must be identified at the time of application.


Permits are $180 annually (July 1 - June 30). Permit cost is pro-rated quarterly, based on purchase date.  Refer to table below for current permit cost.

Purchase Date Permit Cost
July 1 - September 30 $180
October 1 - December 31 $135
January 1 - March 30 $90
April 1 - June 30 $45


Before applying, please read the conditions regarding permit use which appear on the application. Violation of these conditions will be penalized as noted on the application. A demonstrated history of noncompliance may result in an examination of whether permits will be issued to you in the future.

The Bureau of Transportation may deny request for permits or impose such limitations as it deems necessary.


Click here to download the application.

Mail completed application and payment to: PBOT Parking Permits, 1134 SW 5th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97204.

Permits are issued by mail ONLY.

Questions? 503-823-2777