2017 Master Fees and Charges Schedule- May 1, 2017
2016 Master Fees and Charges Schedule - July 1, 2016
Engineering and Construction Resources
Building Permits and Applications
Do I need a permit? Brochure Series: Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, Structural
Contractors apply online at
**Notice - Upcoming Temporary Unavailability of Springfield's e-Permitting System
Access to the online e-permitting system will not be available starting at 5 p.m. on April 27.
The availability of the online system will resume at 8 a.m. on May 1.
The City of Springfield will be converting the software used for processing building permits and inspections, planning applications, engineering permits, and business licensing to the new version used by the State of Oregon starting at 5 p.m. on April 27, 2017 to 8 a.m. on May 1, 2017.
Land Use Permits and Applications
We are updating all Land Use Permits and Applications, which should be completed by the end of March 2017. We regret any inconvenience and ask that you contact one of our Planners on Duty with any questions you may have with an Application, Liz MIller 541-726-2301 or Mark McCaffery 541-736-1003.
Land Drainage and Alteration Permits
All persons engaged in construction activities must implement Best Management Practices (BMPs for preventing and/or controlling erosion, sedimentation and other construction related impacts to water quality and the environment. A Land Drainage and Alteration Permit (LDAP) is requires prior to any disturbance for constructions activities that:
- Disturb an area once acre or greater in size
- Disturb 50 cubic yards or greater
- Occur within the flood plain, Willamette Greenway Overlay District or adjacent to identified Goal 5 resources
Miscellaneous Permits and Applications
Business licenses are issued for a fiscal year, beginning on July 1st and ending on June 30th of the following year, unless otherwise provided by the City Council. In certain instances, the City will forward a renewal notice approximately 45 days before the deadline. It is the responsibility of each business owner to renew his/her license by the due date, whether or not it receives a renewal notice. Penalties will apply if the license is not renewed by the due date. Applications submitted during the business year are not pro-rated and are subject to the entire fee. All business licenses are subject to a 5% technology fee. All business licenses are not transferable. Information and fees are updated periodically. Please don't forget to refresh your link or bookmarker. If you need assistance with this process contact us at 541.726.3753. Thank you.
Please note that we require a minimum of two (2) weeks to process the application. Incomplete information will delay the process.
If you are a Springfield resident and you are operating a business from your home, please check with the Planning Division regarding Home Occupation requirements at 541.726.3753. You may view our Springfield Municipal Code-Chapter 7 business in order to view all required business licenses. In some cases Lane County or the State may have additional requirements.
To register your business name, please contact the State of Oregon at (503) 986-2200. Or register online at .https://secure.sos.state.or.us/cbrmanager/index.action#stay.