Building Codes

EFFECTIVE

APRIL 15, 2019

NEW – INSPECTION REQUEST HOTLINE

615-325-2061

ALL INSPECTIONS WILL BE REQUIRED TO CALL THIS NUMBER.

ANY REQUEST CALLED INTO THE OFFICE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

The Building Codes department issues construction permits within the city limits of Portland and within the Portland planning region. This process typically includes plan review, issue of permit, and inspection of projects from the ground up.

The Building Codes department is also responsible for the adoption of codes relating to plumbing, electrical, mechanical and structural for both new and existing construction.

ALWAYS CALL 811 BEFORE YOU DIG!

IT’S FREE, IT’S EASY, AND IT’S THE LAW!

CALL 811, OR (800) 351-1111