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The City of Portland, Oregon

Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300

Email: bds@portlandoregon.gov

1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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Fee Schedules

  • The following table(s) outline the individual fee(s) and charges that might be part of your total project cost.
  • Your project could have fees from several fee tables. For example, a residential addition could have fees from the building permit, site development, plumbing and electrical fee tables.
  • In addition to System Development Charges, other City bureaus may charge development fees. Please see their fee schedules below.
  • Your project could be affected by Metro Excise Tax.
  • For all building, plumbing, electrical and mechanical permits, an 12% surcharge is applied by the State of Oregon.  
  • Visit the staff at the Development Services Center for the estimated costs associated with your specific project.

PROPOSED Fee Schedules are below in gray tables

Scroll down the page for CURRENT Fee Schedules


City of Portland - PROPOSED Fee Schedules Effective Date
Building & Other Permits December 1, 2020
Electrical Permit December 1, 2020
Enforcement and Penalty December 1, 2020
Land Use Review Fees December 1, 2020
Land Use Review Fees (Citywide) December 1, 2020
Hearings Officer - Land Use Services December 1, 2020
Life Safety - Land Use December 1, 2020
Mechanical Permit December 1, 2020
On-Site Sewage Disposal December 1, 2020
Plumbing Permit December 1, 2020
Sign, Awning Permit and Registration December 1, 2020
Site Development December 1, 2020
Site Development - Land Use December 1, 2020

 

 

 

Unincorporated/Mult Co. - PROPOSED Fee Schedules Effective Date
Building & Other Permits December 1, 2020
Electrical Permit December 1, 2020
Enforcement and Penalty December 1, 2020
Land Use Services December 1, 2020
Land Use Services (Citywide) December 1, 2020
Mechanical Permit December 1, 2020
On-Site Sewage Disposal December 1, 2020
Plumbing Permit December 1, 2020
Sign, Awning Permit and Registration December 1, 2020
Site Development December 1, 2020

 

 

 

City of Portland - Fee Schedules Effective Date
Building & Other Permits July 1, 2019
Electrical Permit July 1, 2019
Enforcement and Penalty July 1, 2019
Land Use Review Fees July 1, 2020
Mechanical Permit July 1, 2019
On-Site Sewage Disposal July 1, 2019
Plumbing Permit July 1, 2019
Sign, Awning Permit and Registration July 1, 2019
Site Development July 1, 2019

 

 

 

Unincorporated/Mult Co. - Fee Schedules Effective Date
Building & Other Permits July 1, 2019
Electrical Permit July 1, 2019
Enforcement and Penalty July 7, 2019
Land Use Services July 1, 2020
Mechanical Permit July 1, 2019
On-Site Sewage Disposal July 1, 2019
Plumbing Permit July 1, 2019
Sign, Awning Permit and Registration July 1, 2019
Site Development July 1, 2019

 

 

 

Other City Bureaus - Fee Schedules
Effective Date
Bureau of Environmental Services July 1, 2020
Fire July 1, 2018
Parks - Urban Forestry July 1, 2020
Bureau of Transportation July 1, 2020
Water July 1, 2020