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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Trees

Call before you cut

phone: (503) 823-TREE (8733)


1900 SW 4th Avenue, Portland, OR 97201

NOTICE: Longer Wait Times for Urban Forestry Permit Issuance!

Each year, around this time, Urban Forestry experiences higher permit application volumes.  Due to the increase in volume our typical turn-around times for permit issuance are extended from 3 weeks to approximately 4/5 weeks from application intake.

If you would like to check the status of your permit application please follow the instructions below:

  1. Go to the Portland Maps Permit/Case Search website at
  2. Type in the address and hit "Submit"
  3. Click on the applicable permit/case number
  4. The permit status is listed under "Status"

If you have specific questions regarding your permit application please contact 503-823-TREE (8733).

We appreciate your patience as we work through the increased volume in applications. 

Urban Forestry