Inspectors may wear masks for inspections, maintain social distancing
Inspectors from the Bureau of Development Services may choose to wear masks for in-person inspections. Inspectors will wear masks where required or if requested by a property owner, permit applicant or job site manager.
In-person services at Development Services Center available two days a week, virtual appointments available daily
A pre-scheduled appointment is required for most in-person services at the Development Services Center at 1900 SW 4th Ave. In-person services are limited to Tuesdays 8AM to 4PM and Thursdays 8AM to 12PM. Self-service kiosks and Cashier are available. Please call 503-823-7300 for more information.
Life Safety Completeness Checklist for Commercial Permits
This life safety checklist is for commercial permits in the City of Portland.
Life safety completeness checklist
Learn more about the life safety checklist for commercial permits in the City of Portland.