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Heritage Tree Permits

Below are several options for submitting an application including; online, mail, and in person.

  1. Introduction

    When is a Heritage Tree Work Permit Required?

    Always.

    • Street Heritage Trees: A permit is required for any work on a Heritage Tree in the Right of Way. 
    • Private Heritage Trees: A permit is required for any work on a Heritage Tree on private property. 

    Check out our main page on Heritage Trees

  2. Download and Complete Application

    • Request a paper permit application by calling 503-823-TREE (8733), or
    • Download the Tree Pruning Permit 
  3. Send in Application

    Mail: Attn: Urban Forestry,

    1900 SW 4th Ave. Suite 5000

    Portland, OR 97201

  1. Introduction

    When is a Heritage Tree Work Permit Required?

    Always.

    • Street Heritage Trees: A permit is required for any work on a Heritage Tree in the Right of Way. 
    • Private Heritage Trees: A permit is required for any work on a Heritage Tree on private property. 

    Check out our main page on Heritage Trees

  2. Download and Complete Application

    • Request a paper permit application by calling 503-823-TREE (8733), or
    • Download the Tree Pruning Application
  3. Bring in Application

    Development Services Center
    1900 SW Fourth Avenue
    First floor lobby
    Portland, OR 97201