The Building and Safety Division of the Community Development Department encompasses construction plans review, inspection services, and permitting; vocational business licensing; multifamily-housing licensing; parking permit services; and other development/permit application information.
Our promise to our customers is ensure public safety while consistently honoring their need for professional service by offering predictable, friendly assistance and efficiency through streamlined processes that promote positive community and business relationships.
Check out our Division Highlights while you're visiting and our Hours & Other Info for hours of operation and other important Division information. Please stay tuned to our website and look for new information and services being posted all the time!
City of Salem, OR Building Code
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Fees and valuation table information
Important Note: Site Plan Review is REQUIRED for Commercial Building Project submittals - this requirement may affect timelines on the building process.