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Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300


1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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Fee Change Update

BDS LogoAnnual Fiscal Year Fee Changes Effective July 1, 2016:

  • Fee Schedules - BDS Building and Site Development Permit fees decreased by 3%. BDS Environmental Soils fees increased by 10% as the last of a multi-year agreement correcting a significant historical funding issue in that program. See the link above for a list of all current fee tables. 
  • System Development Charges - Many development fees, including System Development Charges (SDCs), charged by other City of Portland bureaus including Parks & Recreation, Environmental Services, Transportation, and Water changed on July 1, 2016. See the link above for an overview of SDC’s and how to contact those bureaus for more information. 

NEW Construction Excise Tax (CET) Effective August 1, 2016: