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Tree Permits Online

City of Lake Oswego Oregon Official Website

E-Permitting

The City of Lake Oswego, using the State of Oregon’s full-service e-permitting program now accepts online applications for tree removal, tree protection and tree verification. Landscape Contractors and Construction Contractors with a CCB number can apply, pay and check the status of your tree permits online through http://www.oregon-epermitting.info/ then click on e-permitting system link on the left hand side.

Landscape Contractors and Construction Contractors with a CCB number can access many City of Lake Oswego permitting services anytime online. The full-service e-permitting program includes:

• Submitting electronic tree removal application form, site plans and photos for review
• Tracking the permit progress
• Printing your permit

The Planning Department strives to make more services accessible 24/7 online.  If you are not a Landscape Contractor or a Construction Contractor with a CCB number you may submit applications for tree removal, tree protection and tree verification via email: planning@lakeoswego.city  Such services limit the need for contractors, developers and citizens to come into the Planning counter at City Hall during the hours we are open.

Apply for Permits ONLINE*

Landscape Contractors and Construction Contractors with a CCB number

* NOTE - You must complete the Tree Removal Application Form

To receive your permit please submit ALL the materials listed on the Tree Removal Application or the Tree Protection Fencing Application.

For more information on application types and submittals please visit: https://www.ci.oswego.or.us/planning/trees

You can check the status of your permits online at http://aca.oregon.accela.com/oregon/.  (Tips for searching the system are included as an attachment, see below.)

Please complete the Tree Removal Application Form and then apply online for the permit by clicking on the link & following the steps at  http://aca.oregon.accela.com/oregon/.  

Applicants Who Are Not A Landscape Contractor and Construction Contractor with a CCB number

If you are not a Landscape Contractor and Construction Contractor with a CCB number, you may submit applications for tree removal, tree protection and tree verification via email at: planning@lakeoswego.city. Please include “Tree Permit” in the subject line of your message, and submit ALL the materials listed on the Tree Removal Application or the Tree Protection Fencing Application.

Please complete the Tree Removal Application Form and email it to the above address. For more information on application types and submittals please visit: https://www.ci.oswego.or.us/planning/trees

Checking the status of your online permit

You can check the status of your permits online at http://aca.oregon.accela.com/oregon/.  (Tips for searching the system are included as an attachment, see below.)