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The Benton County Community Development Department houses the Building Division and Planning Division. This department also oversees implementation of the Sustainability and Storm water Programs. 

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS BACK AT 360 SW AVERY AVE.

As of April 3rd, 2018: We have returned to 360 SW Avery Ave, Corvallis. ​For more information click here.

HOURS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - RECENTLY CHANGED

Building Permit Counter:

Monday, Tuesday to Friday - 8:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. and 1:30 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. We are closed for lunch.
Wednesday - 9:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. and 1:30 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. We are closed for lunch.

Note: Please allow at least 30 minutes for permit processing. For example, if you arrive after 4:00 P.M. we may not be able to serve you. Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing permits that do not require plan review can be applied for by licensed contractors 24/7 online using ePermitting.

Planning Counter:

Monday, Tuesday to Friday - 8:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. and 1:30 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. We are closed for lunch.
Wednesday - 10:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. and 1:30 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. We are closed for lunch.

Note: Please call and make an appointment at 541-766-6819, if you need to speak with a particular planner and to be certain that the planning counter will be open when you visit. We are closed for lunch.

Our mission is to make Benton County a better place to live.