Permits

Beaverton

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • All street trees (between sidewalk and street) need permit. Replacement is required. $75 Fee.
  • All common walled buildings (Apts, etc) need permits. Permit Fee Varies.
  • All commercial building need permits. Permit Fee Varies.

Boring

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • No Tree Removal or Pruning Permits are required.

Camas

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • No Tree Removal or Pruning Permits are required.

Damascus

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • No Fee Permit required for non-commercial removals up to 2 per years.
  • No Fee Permit required for Commercial removals of up to 2 per year, per acre.
  • Additional trees required a more detailed permit. Fees may apply.

Fairview

Information is shown based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • Permits are only required to remove a street tree, one located within the Right of Way or in a Natural Resource Area.

Gresham

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • No Fee Permit Required: Lots up to 35,000 sq ft can remove up to 3 trees per calendar year. Lots over 35,000 sq. ft. can remove up to 6 per calendar year. A tree is considered to be 8” DBH (Diameter Breast Height….4.5ft up from the ground.)
  • Download Permit

Happy Valley

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. A tree is considered to be 6” DBH (Diameter Breast Height….4.5ft up from the ground.) Please contact the city for specifics.

  • Single Family Residences: $50 Fee for up to 3 trees removed per calendar year. Type A
  • Commercial or Unimproved areas: $75 Fee for up to 3 trees per calendar year. Type B

Hillsboro

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • No Tree Removal or Pruning Permits are required, unless you are closing a sidewalk.  A Right Of Way Closure” Permit is then required by the Planning Dept.

Lake Oswego

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Permits available at the Planning Department, 3rd floor of City Hall. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • Type 1 Permit required for trees measuring 5” to 10” DBH. Up to two per year allowed.
  • Type 2 Permit required for trees measuring over 10” DBH. Permit include a 14 day public comment period.
  • Dead Tree permits can generally be issued over the counter. Bring photos.
  • Hazard Tree Permits required Certified Arborist to complete a Hazard Tree Evaluation form.
  • Invasive Tree Removal Permits. No cost. See Invasive Tree List on City Web site.
  • Emergency Tree Removal Permits. Assumes tree could fail before normal permit process could be completed. Take photo’s for a record.

Milwaukie

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • Milwaukie has no tree code. However, you are not allow to trim or remove trees within the public Right of Way. Depending on the address, this will vary. We will contact the Planning Department to ensure you are meeting that Code. They do require a fee based permit to work within that Right of Way.

Oregon City

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • No permit needed for tree removal on Single Family private property residences.
  • No Fee Permit required for removal of Street Trees.

Portland

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • Private property trees: No permit required for trees 11” DBH and under. $35 Fee permit for trees 12”-20” DBH. Up to 4 per year may be removed. Fee permit required for all trees above 20” DBH. (DBH is measured 4.5ft up tree from the ground. Wrap tape measure around tree to get circumference, then divided by 3.14)
  • Street Trees: Pruning and removal/replacement requires a permit.
  • Download Permit

Tigard

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • No Fee Permit required for Street Tree Removal/Replacement.

Troutdale

Information is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits.

  • No Fee Permits are required for removal/replacement of Street Trees.
  • Download Permit

Tualatin

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • No permit required: Single family residences are allowed to remove up to 4 trees per year. A tree is considered to be 8” DBH (Diameter Breast Height….4.5ft up from the ground.)
  • Permit are required for Multi-Family or Businesses addresses:  Contact planning department for procedures. 503-691-3026

Vancouver

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • Permit requirements are as simple as following the attached chart provided by the City of Vancouver.
  • Download Permit

Washougal

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

  • No Tree Removal or Pruning Permits are required.

West Linn

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits. Please contact the city for specifics.

Wilsonville

Information shown is based on data provided by the City web site and only applies to trees within the City limits.  Please contact the city for specifics.

  • Permit requirements for up to 3 trees a year are shown on the attached Type A permit. Removal of 4 or more trees will require a “Type B” permit.  Please contact the City for specifics on Type B permits.