Marion County Building InspectionA Division of Marion County Public Works
Location: 5155 Silverton Rd NE, Salem, Oregon 97305Mailing Address: PO Box 14500, Salem, OR 97309 (location map)Email: Building@co.marion.or.usPhone: (503) 588-5147 IVR Line: (503) 373-4427 (automated inspection scheduling)Current Hours: (Office & Phones); 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
The department's Building Inspection Division reviews new construction and remodeling plans for buildings in unincorporated areas of the county and in incorporated cities of Marion County which do not have their own building inspection programs. The Division also contracts with Oregon State Department of Environmental Quality to administer and operate the Onsite Sewage Treatment and Disposal Program within Marion County.
Handouts, Brochures, & Checklists
Check Permit Status Online - From our permitting program. Includes general information for individual permits applied for after Feb. 1995.
Link to Energy Forms on Oregon Building Code Website (for commercial construction)
Save a trip - Purchase Permits Online or Via Fax
Do I need a structural (building) permit?
What is a zoning review?
Do I need an electrical permit?
Do I need a mechanical permit?
Do I need a plumbing permit?
What do I need for a septic permit?
When are structural (building) permits required for: work on Commercial, Industrial, and/or Multifamily structures?
"Sustainable Building Guide"