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Building Codes

We provide permitting, plan review and inspection services for select cities and unincorporated Clackamas County. See if your project is in Clackamas County's jurisdiction to determine if we issue the permits for the work you are doing.

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8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday-Thursday

8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday

Inspections are available Monday through Friday. All requests must be received before 6 a.m. on the day of the inspection. You may schedule online or by using our automated scheduling system.


We are located on the second floor of the county's Development Services Building at 150 Beavercreek Road in Oregon City. map


For information on solving a building code violation, visit Code Enforcement.

Septic systems

Septic and Onsite Wastewater

Driveway inspections

The Engineering Division now performs the inspection of all driveway aprons and frontage sidewalks, including those within subdivisions that were previously inspected by Building Codes. Please call 503-742-4700 to schedule inspections for this portion of your project.

We will continue to inspect the flatwork portion of the driveway from the back of the sidewalk to the garage/house. Please call 503-742-4720 to schedule inspections for this portion of your project.

Milwaukie electrical permits

Electrical permits within the city limits of Milwaukie are now issued through the Milwaukie Building Department.

Milwaukie Building Department
6101 SE Johnson Creek Blvd


Building Permits Oregon

International Code Council

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Development Services Building

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Development Services Building
150 Beavercreek Rd.
Oregon City, OR 97045

Fax: 503-742-4741

Lobby Hours
M–Th: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
F: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Inspections: M–F

Inspection Request Line

Soils/Septic Questions

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