Residential buildings


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

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. Digital signatures require Internet Explorer or PDF Reader. Signature fields do not work in 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
  16. Deferred Submittal Form

Residential Guidelines & Checklists

Payments & Fees


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