The City of Bend Building Safety Division sets the standard with 100% 'Paperless' plan submittal and permit issuance.
Hand drawn construction documents are accepted, but will be scanned and reviewed electronically. All electronically produced submittal data is required to be submitted in an electronic media format.
If you have used ePlans before, you can log in anytime by clicking here. Otherwise, please follow the steps below.
|Electronic Plan Submittal|
|Step 1||Simply complete the Application. Please ensure your application is filled out completely including all information in the Structure/Valuation Information and electronic signature fields.|
|Step 2||Email your completed Application (do not send plans at this time, only the completed application) to: email@example.com.|
Wait for a Permit Technician reply. Your application will be verified for completeness; once complete a Permit Technician will notify you via ePlans invitation that your project is ready for you to upload plans. If you have not received notification within 4 business hours, please contact us at (541) 388-5580 to ensure we received your application.
***Please allow up to 4 business hours for reply***
Upload your plans following the instructions available on the ePlans invitation that will be sent to you.
If you have trouble getting into ePlans, please see our ePlans Troubleshooting Guide.
We have implemented this requirement in order to allow for high efficiency for technical and administrative staff pertaining to the routing, storage and archiving of this data; longer retention of documents for historical data research; cost efficiencies for customers in eliminating the need to print multiple copies of plan documents; time savings for customers as they will spend less time in our office and more time in theirs.
The Community Development Department (CDD) would like to assist you with your electronic submittal. Here is a link to the ePlans User Guide. If you need further assistance or information, please contact us by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org We look forward to hearing from you.
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Please provide input, feedback, improvement ideas etc. to the Permit Center so that we can continuously meet and hopefully exceed your expectations for service!
You can provide your feedback via email: email@example.com or by completing a customer service survey card in our office.