Benton County Building Permits (Oregon)

Building Departments in Benton County, OR create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Benton County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Benton County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Benton County building permit. Benton County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Benton County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Corvallis Building Department Corvallis OR 501 Southwest Madison Avenue 97333 541-766-6745

Corvallis Permits and Zoning Corvallis OR 501 Southwest Madison Avenue 97333 541-766-6929

Philomath Planning and Permits Department Philomath OR 980 Applegate St 97370 541-929-6148


Building Inspectors in Benton County, OR ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Benton County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Benton County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Benton County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Benton County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Benton County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Corvallis Building Inspector Corvallis OR 501 Southwest Madison Avenue 97333 541-766-6745


Town and City Halls in Benton County, OR provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Benton County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Benton County, Oregon. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Benton County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Corvallis City Hall Corvallis OR 501 Southwest Madison Avenue 97333 541-757-6900

Monroe City Hall Monroe OR 664 Commercial Street 97456 541-847-5175

Philomath City Hall Philomath OR 980 Applegate Street 97370 541-929-6148