General Information: 503-823-4000
1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204
The Bureau of Development Services is working to make simple construction re-inspections as efficient as possible for both customers and staff. The new Remote Video Re-Inspection Program (RVR) provides an alternative to on-site inspection for situations requiring minor corrections. Using Skype and a mobile device, you can connect with BDS inspectors to complete simple re-inspections. We are currently piloting this project to ensure proper functionality before making remote video re-inspections available to all BDS customers.
The RVR Program has several benefits:
Watch our quick video tutorial to see just how easy a remote video re-inspection can be:
To participate, customers must use the Skype application on a mobile device to interact with the City inspector. Download and Install Skype (NOT Skype for Business). You’ll need:
You can schedule an appointment online using AppointmentPlus. Chrome, Firefox and/or Safari are preferred browsers when using AppointmentPlus.
Please note: Only customers who receive a remote video re-inspections brochure directly from a BDS Inspector are eligible for the Remote Video Re-Inspections pilot program at this time.
For more information about the RVR program, visit our webpage at www.portlandoregon.gov/bds/rvr.
The City of Portland is committed to providing meaningful access. For accommodations, modifications, translation, interpretation or other services, please call 503-823-7300, the TTY at 503-823-6868 or the Oregon Relay Service: 711. Traducción e interpretación | Chuyển Ngữ hoặc Phiên Dịch
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