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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

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General Information: 503-823-4000


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

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The yellow inspection card lists all the inspections you could possibly need during your construction project, and what work needs to be done first. The following inspections will be required for the installation of a solar system:


  • IVR Code 299: Final Structural
  • IVR Code 999: Final Building

Electrical (For Solar Electric)

  • IVR Code 145: Circuits/Feeders
  • IVR Code 120: Permanent Electrical Service/Reconnect
  • IVR Code 199: Final Electrical

Plumbing (For Solar Water Heating)

  • IVR Code 340: Water Heater
  • IVR Code 399: Final Plumbing 

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