Using Portlandmaps.com to Check a Permit Status
- Go to the Bureau of Development Services Permit/Case Search website at https://www.portlandmaps.com/advanced/?action=permits
- Type in any of the following to find your permit:
- Click "Submit"
- Click on the applicable permit/case number
- The permit status is listed under "Status"
Common Urban Forestry Statuses
|Internet Permit||Application received by electronic submittal, awaiting processing||Open|
|Application||Application processing, under review and/or awaiting inspection.||Open|
|Waiting on Customer||Application incomplete or information needed from applicant to continue processing.|
|Approved Pending Public Notice||Permit request is tentatively approved, waiting on public notice period to close.||Open|
|Under Appeal||Decision is being appealed by the applicant or member of the public.||Open|
Permit applicants will receive an email notice with an estimated permit decision timeframe when application processing begins. For notices and updates that may impact service. please see News and Alerts.