Permits

​A permit is an official document allowing you to do something such as park in a particular location or build something. The purpose of permits is to safeguard the community.

What’s happening
Feb. 18
President’s DayCivic Center
555 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Center 50+ closed for holidayCenter 50+
2615 Portland RD NE
Salem OR 97301
May 27
Memorial Day Observance
Jul. 04
Independence Day Office Closure
Sep. 02
Labor Day

Contact us

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

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

Plans Intake
Monday–Friday
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
Phone: