Residential buildings


Find residential permit applications, forms and checklists below.

How to submit applications:

  • Email
  • Fax: 503-846-3993 
    • Please remember to include a contact name and email.
  • In office
    • Please note: Permits requiring plan review must be submitted in office.

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

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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

Residential Guidelines & Checklists

Fees and Payments

  1. Trust Account Application
  2. Refund Request
  3. Fee Schedule


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