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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office of Management & Finance

Bureau of Human Resources

Knowledgeable | Helpful | Responsive

Phone: 503-823-3572

Benefits Line: 503-823-6031

1120 SW 5th Ave, Room 987, Portland, OR 97204

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Welcome to your City of Portland Employee Benefits

Learn About Your Benefit Options

Review benefit plan options prior to making your elections:

We offer a New Hire Orientation Seminar on the 1st Tuesday of each month. View the Benefits Events Calendar for dates and times.

Can't attend the New Hire Benefits Orientation? view the New Hire Benefits Presentation here

Watch Your Email for Your Log-In Access

Once your new hire information has gone through the system, you will have access to enroll in benefits via your online benefits portal. If you try to log in before you receive the email from us, and experience issues with access, it could be that you aren't in the system yet. Check your status by emailing, and we will see where your information is in the process.

Ready to Enroll?

Step-by-step instructions to enroll in benefits

Upload Supporting Documents, if Necessary:

You may submit required documents by uploading them to your documents center within your benefits online account, fax to 503-823-3522, interoffice mail to code 122/550 Attn: Benefits, or email to

If you are adding dependents, you must provide:

  • Spouse - Copy of marriage certificate or license
  • Domestic Partner - Notarized Domestic Partner Affidavit or Declaration of Oregon Registered Domestic Partnership if registered with the State of Oregon.
  • Children- Copy of birth certificate(s), signed adoption paperwork, or court-appointed guardianship paperwork

If opting out of City sponsored health plans, you will need to provide proof of enrollment in other coverage as well as dependent documents mentioned above if adding dependents to your opt-out selection (higher opt-out dollars are provided when opting-out under any tier other than employee only).

Benefit Plan Rates

Learn About the 457(b) Deferred Compensation Retirement Savings Plan

Required Notices

Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC's), Handbooks, and More