Contact

Permit Application Center
555 Liberty St. SE
Room 320
Salem, OR 97301

503-588-6256
baspac@cityofsalem.net

Mail Payments to:
PO Box 3405
Portland, OR 97208

Hours

General Questions
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Permit/License Processing
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Plans Intake
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Licenses

You need a business license to operate certain types of businesses in Salem. You also need a license to operate a special event at your property when you charge a fee for that event.

Multifamily Housing License
Register Your Marijuana Business
Sell Christmas Trees
Set Up a Sidewalk Cafe
Short-Term Rental License
Start a Home Business
Temporary RV Placement License
Vehicle for Hire Business License
What is a Transient Occupancy Tax