Always confirm a contractor's license status before hiring. You can also call (503) 378-4621 to check their complaint history.
How do I sue a contractor in Oregon?
The lawsuit must be filed in the Circuit Court of the county where the work was performed. (ORS 14.080) • Most Circuit Court cases are handled by attorneys. Your attorney may advise you of additional costs or other fees.
What does CCB mean in Oregon?
Oregon Construction Contractors Board
Oregon law requires anyone who works for compensation in any construction activity involving improvements to real property to be licensed with the Oregon Construction Contractors Board (CCB).
How do I complain about BCD in Oregon?
If you are unsure where to report a complaint, call the division at 503-378-3278. File complaints with the Building Codes Division as soon as possible.
What to do if a contractor ignores you?
If you're facing a situation where a contractor has vanished without completing the work, filing a claim in small claims court is another proactive legal step you can take.
Are building permits public record in Oregon?
Records readily available onlineIf you are searching for records of permits issued before June 1, 2012, a formal public records request will be required. If you are looking for building permits that are not available online, please submit a public records request.