Services and Resources
17 services and resources found
Information on residential addition permits that enlarge the footprint of a single family home or duplex. Get all required forms for a residential addition like adding a bedroom. Find information on permits and inspections and learn more before you add a room to a home or remodel a home.
Information on permits and inspections needed to convert an attic, basement or garage. Get all required forms to remodel an attic, finish a basement or do a garage remodel. Find information on the permit process and check permit history before you add a room or add a bedroom.
Get information about residential building permits for adding and replacing decks in the City of Portland. Get all required forms for a deck permit, roof deck permit and balcony permit including the building permit application. Get information about deck inspections.
Learn more about residential demolition permits and permits for demolishing a building in the City of Portland. Get all required forms for a residential demo permit including the building permit application. Find information about demolition inspections and get the guide to residential demo permits.
Get the electrical permit application and apply for electrical permits online. Find out how to get an electrical permit for a 1–2 family home and schedule an inspection. Review what you need to install new outlets or light fixtures, run new wiring or update a fuse box.
Learn about adding a fence to residential property in the City of Portland. Get all required forms for a residential fence permit including the building permit application. Get information on fence inspections. Find all the steps for getting a fence permit.
Learn more about building permits and get all required applications and forms for carport permits, garage permits, shed permits and cargo container permits. Get information on building permit inspections for garages, sheds and accessory structures. Get a shed or garage permit application.
Get information, required forms and helpful handouts for residential building permits for manufactured homes in the City of Portland. Learn about the mobile home permit review process and inspections and factory built home permits and modular home permits.
How to get a mechanical permit and schedule a mechanical inspection for a 1–2 family home. Get all required forms for a residential mechanical permit including the mechanical permit application.
Information about permits and inspections needed to build a dormer or a new upper story to a single-family dwelling or duplex. Get all required forms for remodeling a dormer. Find information on permits and inspections to add a bedroom or to add a room to a home.
Learn about the new home build permit process in the City of Portland. Get a permit application for building a new home. Find information on new house permits and new home inspections. Before you build, learn more about building permits for new homes and get all forms for new construction here.
State of Oregon Building Codes Division Residential Structures Code Program and residential wall bracing guide.
How to get a plumbing permit and schedule a plumbing inspection for a 1 - 2 family home. Get all required forms for a residential plumbing permit including the plumbing permit application.
Look up demo permits online on Portland Maps. Interactive map with residential demolition information from 2005 to the present. Includes the number of residential demolition permits issued with links to information about the individual permit.
Find out how to get a simple bathroom permit in the City of Portland. Get a bathroom permit without drawing plans. Learn more about how to apply and start a simple bathroom permit application.
Get information about structural and engineering requirements for one and two-family residential projects in the City of Portland.
This handout describes the information needed when applying for a permit to increase the floor area (“envelope”) of an existing one or two-family dwelling in the City of Portland.