Residential buildings


Find residential permit applications, forms, design criteria and checklists below.

How to submit applications:

Please note: Permit set up can take up to 72 hours.

Contractors only: Residential electrical, plumbing and mechanical-only permits may be purchased online through Oregon ePermitting.

Seasonal: Prescriptive deck guide 

***Applications must be physically or digitally signed.  If you are signing digitally, you must open the application in Internet Explorer or PDF Reader.  The signature fields do not work if you are using Chrome***

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Permit Applications and Forms

  1. Building Permit Application
  2. Electrical Permit Application
  3. Renewable Electrical Energy Permit Application
  4. Mechanical Permit Application
  5. Plumbing Permit Application
  6. Grading Permit Application
  7. Revision Submittal Form
  8. Manufactured Dwelling Placement Permit Application
  9. Equipment Installation Permit
  10. NFPA 13D Permit Application (same as the regular Building Permit application) 
  11. High Efficiency Lighting and Moisture Sensitive Wood Form
  12. Alternate Methods, Design and Materials of Construction Form
  13. Important Notice
  14. Homeowner Form
  15. Deferred Submittal Notice

Residential Guidelines & Checklists

Fees and Payments

  1. Trust Account Application
  2. Refund Request
  3. Fee Schedule
  4. Residential Valuation


  1. Electrical Plan Review for Complex Structures
  2. Permit Jurisdictions
  3. Electronic Plan Review - EPR - ProjectDox
  4. State of Oregon Construction Contractors' Board
  5. Online Inspection Guide