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COVID-19 Resources

We are thinking of our members and friends during this unprecedented time. Below is a brief compiled list of helpful resources/links.
OBOA is here to serve our members. If you have any questions regarding our programs or activities, please email the OBOA office at [email protected].

Public Health Information

State of Oregon BCD Updates

  • View all Division updates and resources related to COVID-19 HERE. West Salem building is closed to the public but they are serving Oregonians by phone and email: CONTACT staff of BCD
  • Minor Labels: Minor labels can still be purchased online, but at this time BCD is unable to print and mail the labels. The division has developed a temporary process allowing contractors to print their own labels purchased during this interruption. Get more information about this process.
  • Inspections: Through administrative rule, the division has created allowances for inspections to be creative and flexible. For information about inspections, email [email protected]During this time, mail and faxes will not be processed.

Mental Health Resources


Health Systems

Please note: Due to COVID-19 and in consideration of our greater community and teams, several staff members are working remotely. Support will continue to be available to our members -- please call our regular phone number (503.691.6262) or send us an email. Thank you for your patience as we navigate social distancing, remote work stations and utilizing our digital resources.

Oregon Codes

Updated Oregon Codes now in effect.
Access online resources below:

International Code Council (ICC) Oregon Code Books

State of Oregon Building Codes Division (BCD) Adopted Codes

Upcoming OBOA Meetings


 Career Center

We are pleased to offer this helpful tool for those looking to post an open position at their organization/jurisdiction and those looking for opportunities.