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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

Welcome to the official web site of the City of Portland, Oregon

General Information: 503-823-4000


1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204

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Codes, Rules & Policies

Arts Tax

Arts Tax Code and Administrative Rules

Business Tax Codes, Rules & Policies

City of Portland business license tax and Multnomah County business income tax

Private for Hire Transportation

Provides for the safe, fair and efficient operation of private "for-hire" transportation services (vehicular, horse-drawn carriage or pedicab transportation for compensation in the City of Portland)

Municipal Tows

City Code & Contracts: tows from private or public property requested by a municipal agency under contract with the City of Portland

Private Property Impounds (PPI)

City Code, Administrative Rules & Citizen's Rights for tows from private property requested by a property owner or business owner in the city of Portland

Occupancy Taxes

Transient Lodging Program: taxes on daily or weekly renters at hotels, B&Bs & vacation rentals

Parking Facilities

Pay and Park and Non-Pay Private Parking Facilities

Special Events Program

Moving events on city streets and/or sidewalks

Enhanced Services Districts

Clean & Safe and Lloyd District

Amusement Devices Program

i.e., pool tables, foosball, coin operated darts

Secondhand Dealers Program

Shops that buy and sell used or new property

Payday Lenders Program

Portland, Wood Village, Troutdale, Gresham, and Oregon City

Social Game Permit Program

i.e., poker games


Liens program

Twitter: Terms of Use

Social media terms of use