Fees for Bureau of Development Services are updated periodically and adopted by the Portland City Council. Fee related services include Permits related for new and altered buildings and their properties, land use reviews, certificates and registrations, inspections and other compliance services, and fees collected for other City Bureaus.
Includes fees for residential, commercial, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, site development, signs & awning permits, home occupation permits and enforcement penalties.
In 2007, Oregon State Legislature passed a law (SB1036) that will help Oregon school districts pay for a portion of the cost of new or expanded school facilities
City Council passed the Portland Housing Bureau’s recommended Effective August 1, 2016, the City of Portland is collecting a tax on residential and commercial building projects with improvements valued at $100,000 or more.
The Online Fee Estimator attempts to capture the typical permit fees required to obtain a commercial or residential building permit.