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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Bureau of Transportation

Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 1331, Portland, OR 97204

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Private For-Hire Transportation Program



Please note address change above.


***We will be closed on Monday, February 17, 2020

in observance of President's Day.***


The purpose of the Private For-Hire Transportation program is to provide for the safe, fair, and efficient operation of private for-hire transportation services. Examples of private for-hire services include taxis, transportation network companies (TNCs), limousines, party buses, executive sedans, town cars, tour vehicles, non-emergency medical transport, pedicabs, quadricycles, and horse-drawn carriages.

Customer Service Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00am-4:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am-4:00pm 

Please click HERE for a list of monthly 1pm closures.