Memorial Day closure

Most City of Portland offices will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day.

Multnomah County/City of Portland Eviction Moratorium FAQ

Moratorium on residential evictions in Multnomah County and City of Portland on the basis of nonpayment of rent or terminations without tenant cause in addition to the statewide eviction moratorium. View Frequently Asked Questions on this page.

Important Update

Multnomah County has rescinded Ordinance 1287 effective February 1, 2021.
Please refer to the Oregon Eviction Moratorium FAQ for the most up-to-date information regarding COVID-19 renter protections.

Oregon FAQ

What is the Multnomah County Ordinance 1287?

Multnomah County Ordinance 1287 was adopted on September 24, 2020 to protect Multnomah County tenants. Additional protections are provided under Oregon’s House Bills 4213 and 4401.

Oregon Eviction Moratorium FAQ

What is City of Portland Ordinance 190156?

The City of Portland adopted Ordinance 190156 to expand Multnomah County’s eviction moratorium to all areas of the city, including those in the legal boundaries of Portland but outside of Multnomah County.


Rental Services Helpdesk

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