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The City of Portland, Oregon

Hearings Office

City of Portland

tel: 503-823-7307

fax: 503-823-4347


1900 SW 4th Avenue, Suite 3100, Portland, OR 97201

Appeals of City Bureau Decisions / Determinations

Submit an Appeal Hearing Request Online

Submit a request for an appeal appeal hearing through on our electronic system available at

 Step-by-step instructions are available online.

If at any time you need assistance, please contact the Hearings Office Clerks who can answer your questions: or 503-823-7307.


Appeal Hearing Request Form

This form is required to file an appeal at the Hearings Office if you are not using the online system. It includes a guide providing more information on documents required to file an appeal.


Appellant Opt Out of Email Communications

        This form is required if an Appellant does NOT want to receive notifications via email.


  Request to Reschedule Form

This form is required to request a reschedule of an appeal hearing.


Additional information about administrative appeals to the Code Hearings Officer:

Administrative Appeals (Portland City Code Chapter 3.130)

Appeals to the Code Hearings Officer (Portland City Code Chapter 22.10)

Appeals to the City Code Hearings Officer (Administrative Rule 9.05) 

The City's Hearings Office conducts impartial administrative hearings and renders decisions in Code Hearings, Appeals of City Decisions, Towing Hearings, and other administrative matters, including land use reviews. We are committed to providing meaningful access in the exercise of appeal rights, regardless of proficiency in English. For translation, interpretation or other services, we recommend that you contact our office directly at 503-823-7307, the TTY at 503-823-6868, or the Oregon Relay Service: 711

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