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Fire and life safety

Fire departments and information to keep you safe

17 services found

Facilities permit program - fire applications

The Facility Permit Program (FPP) is designed to serve customers with on-going interior tenant improvements where facility maintenance, upgrade and renovations are frequent.

Bonfire permit application

Conditional use permit for ceremonial bonfires.

File a disability claim with FPDR

Instructions on how to file a disability claim with Fire and Police Disability and Retirement.

Fire inspection or citation fee

Make a payment for an inspection or citation.

Fire performance art permit - performer

Fire performance art requires that both the artist and the venue have a fire permit. Fire performance artists must have a permit for each performance. The venue can get a single use permit or an annual permit.

Fire performance art permit - venue

Fire performance art requires that both the artist and the venue have a fire permit. Fire performance artists must have a permit for each performance. The venue can get a single use permit or an annual permit.

Laser permit application

A permit is required for use of lasers needing a federal variance. This includes use at concerts, theater performances, and other gatherings for entertainment purposes.

Make a complaint about a City bureau or office

The Ombudsman is your Rose City watchdog. We are here to make sure City government treats Portland residents and businesses fairly. We investigate complaints and identify ways to resolve them. As part of the City Auditor’s Office, we’re independent and impartial.

Notify me of a job opening in Fire and Rescue

Receive information about openings for entry level firefighter positions.

Outdoor tent or membrane structure permit

Permits are required for the use of tents or membrane structures. These are temporary structures, enclosures or shelters, with or without sidewalls or drops, constructed of fabric or pliable material and supported by any manner except by air or the contents.

Pension fund calculator

The FPDR pension calculator is used to calculate a rough estimate of your expected FPDR Two monthly retirement pension benefits.

Public assembly or special event - fire permit application

Permits are required for temporary events that may pose a fire and life safety hazard. This includes: events of 500 or more in an assembly building, 49 or more in a non-assembly building or fenced outdoor area, trade shows with six or more booths, and any haunted house.

Pyrotechnic and special effects permit application

Fire permit application for the use of pyrotechnic or special effects at concerts, movies, plays, theatrical productions, etc.

Sprinkler, underground main, alarm and fixed system - fire permit applications

Apply for a fire permit to install, remove or alter fire sprinklers, underground mains, alarms, DAS systems, smoke control systems, and fixed systems.

Tanks and spray booths - fire permit applications

Apply for a fire permit to install, remove or alter tanks, spray booths and related equipment.

Access Fire and Police Disability and Retirement benefits portal

Fire and Police Disability and Retirement (FPDR) members use the portal to view and update information about their retirement profile and benefits structure.

Update contact information for Fire and Police Disability and Retirement benefits

Fire and Police Disability and Retirement (FPDR) members can update their phone number, address, email, family status.