General Information: 503-823-4000
1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204
Depending on the zoning at the site, and the uses or developments that are proposed, a project may or may not require a land use review.
Information on land use review procedures, timelines and submittal requirements.
Summary of process and timelines for all procedure types.
A separate fee is charged for each type of land use review. The fee includes portions that are allocated to the Bureau of Development Services (BDS), the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT), the Water Bureau, the Bureau of Environmental Services (BES), the Fire Bureau, Parks and the Hearings Officer.
Land use review decisions may be appealed. The appeal process, fee and hearing body depend on the procedure type of the land use review decision being appealed. All local appeals are heard in a hearing open to the public.