Download Building Permit Applications and Forms

Application forms for any part of the building process are available below. Application and review fees must be paid before application processing begins.​​

Application forms​​

Additional Plans Submittal (Secondary/Revision/Deferral) Form284 KB3/13/2018
Alternate Materials, Design, Methods Request Form618 KB8/7/2017
Commercial Building Permit Application425 KB8/9/2018
Commercial Fire Sprinkler Plumbing Permit Application318 KB12/3/2018
Commercial Reroof Permit Application698 KB8/7/2017
Commercial Special Inspection and Testing Request Form365 KB9/7/2018
Contractor Authorization Form288 KB10/22/2018
Deferred Submittal Application926 KB9/12/2018
Electrical Master Permit Application590 KB8/7/2017
Electrical Permit Application834 KB8/17/2018
Electrical Reconnect Permit Application562 KB8/7/2017
Electrical Renewable Energy Permit Application486 KB3/1/2018
Expedited Inspections Application398 KB7/1/2018
Expedited Plan Review Application414 KB7/1/2018
Fire System Permit Application409 KB12/3/2018
Manufactured Home Permit Application408 KB7/1/2018
Mechanical-Commercial Permit Application422 KB9/21/2018
Mechanical-Residential Permit Application429 KB9/21/2018
Permit Extension Request Form449 KB9/21/2018
Phased Permitting Application392 KB9/11/2018
Plumbing Permit Application856 KB12/11/2018
Pre-Submittal Meeting Application680 KB8/7/2017
Residential Building Permit Application421 KB8/11/2017
Residential New Home Moisture Content Certification Form267 KB5/9/2018
Residential Water Meter Sizing Worksheet241 KB10/7/2013
Sign Permit Application421 KB11/14/2018
State Building Code Modification Request Form360 KB8/9/2018
Structural Demolition Permit Application423 KB8/9/2018
Temporary Occupancy Application397 KB12/30/2014
Tent or Canopy Permit Application649 KB8/7/2017


Commercial Building Plans and Documentation Checklist33 KB4/9/2018
Fire Plans and Documentation Checklist23 KB4/9/2018
Manufactured Home Plans and Documentation Checklist32 KB4/9/2018
Mechanical-Commercial Plans and Documentation Checklist24 KB4/9/2018
Quality Assurance Plan Review Checklist-Commercial261 KB9/20/2018
Quality Assurance Plan Review Checklist-Residential194 KB9/20/2018
Radon Mitigation Plan Review Checklist754 KB9/20/2018
Residential Building Plans and Documentation Checklist31 KB4/9/2018
Sign Permit Plans and Documentation Checklist29 KB4/9/2018

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Contact us

Permit Application Center
General Questions
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Permit/License Processing
8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Plans Intake
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
555 Liberty ST SE RM 320
Salem OR 97301
Mail payments to:
PO Box 3405
Portland OR 97208