Code Enforcement Services

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The mission of code enforcement in the City of Bend is to protect the health and safety of the City's residents and visitors, and the livability of the community, by assuring compliance with the City's land use, environmental and building codes. The City will assure code compliance both by encouraging voluntary compliance and by punishing code violators who do not comply. The City's policy is to enforce compliance with city codes in all cases of reported and discovered code violations.

Code enforcement services are provided through different departments of the City.  If you have any questions about any of these services, please feel free to contact James Goff, Code Enforcement Officer, at (541) 312-4908 or at

For all non-police and 911 non-emergency violations, please submit a completed Code Enforcement Complaint Form  to Code Enforcement, City of Bend Code Enforcement, 710 NW Wall Street, Bend OR 97701. You may also complete the form and send it via e-mail to  The City does not accept anonymous complaints, though complainant information is not shared with the violating party.

Please use the following telephone numbers to contact the appropriate City staff.   

Type of Violation  Department  Phone Number
Abandoned Vehicles on Public Property Bend Police Department (541) 312-7972
Animal Control 911 Non-Emergency (541) 693-6911
Attractive Nuisances Code Enforcement (541) 312-4908
Building Code Violations Building Official (541) 312-4908
Construction Project Grading Enforcement Code Enforcement (541) 312-4908
Discarded Vehicles on Private Property Code Enforcement (541) 312-4908
Dust Complaints Code Enforcement (541) 312-4908
Flammable Vegetation Code Enforcement (541) 312-4908
Grading Enforcement on Public Property Public Works (541) 312-4908
Lighting Complaints Code Enforcement (541) 312-4908
Noise Complaints 911 Non-Emergency (541) 693-6911
Noxious Weeds                                      Code Enforcement  (541) 312-4908
Parking Complaints 911 Non-Emergency (541) 693-6911
Sign Code Enforcement Code Enforcement (541) 312-4908
Snow and Ice Removal Code Enforcement  (541) 312-7968
Short Term Rentals  Code Enforcement  (541) 312-4908 
Trash, Rubbish Code Enforcement (541) 312-4908
Zoning Enforcement Code Enforcement (541) 312-4908

Please see the City's Nuisance Ordinance for additional information regarding nuisances such as flammable vegetation, trash, and others. 



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