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Portland Trees

Call before you cut

phone: (503) 823-TREE (8733)

email: trees@portlandoregon.gov

1900 SW 4th Avenue, Portland, OR 97201

Check a Permit Status

If you do not have the permit application number

  1. Go to the Bureau of Development Services Permit/Case Search website at https://www.portlandmaps.com/advanced/?action=permits
  2. Type in the address and hit "Submit"
  3. Click on the applicable permit/case number
  4. The permit status is listed under "Status"

If you have the application number or the IVR number

  1. Go to the Bureau of Development Services Permit/Case Search website at https://www.portlandmaps.com/advanced/?action=permits
  2. Click on either the "Application Number" or the "IVR Number" tab
  3. Type in the application number or IVR number as appropriate and hit "Submit"
  4. The permit status is listed under "Status"

Common Urban Forestry (UF) statuses

Status

Description

Case Status

Application

Application received, site inspection pending

Open

Waiting on Customer

Site or tree inspected, applicant needs to contact Tree Inspector with additional information before permit can be issued

Open

Approved Pending Public Notice

Permit request is tentatively approved, waiting on public notice period to close

Open

Issued

Permit issued

Closed

Denied

Permit denied

Closed

Under Appeal

Decision is being appealed by the applicant or member of the public

Open

Questions?

Call Urban Forestry at 503-823-TREE (8733) between the hours of 7am-3:30pm Monday-Friday

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