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
May 27
Memorial Day Observance
Jul. 04
Independence Day Office Closure
Sep. 02
Labor Day
Nov. 11
Veteran’s Day - Some city offices closed for holiday observance
Nov. 28
Thanksgiving - Some city offices closed for holiday observanceCivic Center
555 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301

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: