Permitting Metrics

Permit to issuance
To promote greater transparency into the City’s building permit process, the City of Portland is unveiling new dashboards that give a quick view of the outcomes of the City’s permitting improvement efforts and areas for continued progress.

Since 2021 there have been significant improvements made to track and measure successes and challenges and communicate with customers and staff. Visit the links below for more information.

Current Permitting Timelines

Monthly Goal Progress

If you need assistance with your permit, please contact the Bureau of Development Services' Customer Success Team.