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Effective April 5, Planning and Economic Development will be open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9:00am – 3:00pm

To prevent delays and reduce overall processing times for land use applications, it is vitally important that application submittals be complete. Unless explicitly waived by Planning Staff, all required items identified on an application must be submitted. All application materials must be emailed to

If you have any questions please call 503-266-7001.

Thank you.



The Canby Planning Department is located in the Development Services office at 222 NE 2nd Avenue, Canby, OR 97013.

The Planning Department is responsible for processing all land use applications within the City of Canby which includes subdivisions, partitions, and site and design review. We also provide development services, zoning reviews, and provide the public with information on all property-related issues within the City limits. City approval is required before Clackamas County can issue a building permit. Please see “Development Review” for a guide to our review process.

Clackamas County currently issues all building, plumbing, and electrical permits for the City of Canby. They are located at 150 Beavercreek Road, Oregon City, OR, 97045. Please click on the menu button on the left titled “Building Permits” to access the Clackamas County Building Codes website. Here you will find a guide to navigating their permit process.

Planning Staff
Planning Director Don Hardy 503-266-0775
Senior Planner Ryan Potter, AICP 503-266-0712
Associate Planner Erik Forsell 503-266-0723
Associate Planner Brianna Addotta 503-266-0686
Office Specialist
Laney Fouse
To Contact Us:

Planning Department
222 NE 2nd Avenue
PO Box 930
Canby, OR 97013

Phone: 503-266-7001
Fax: 503-266-1574
Office Hours: 8 am - 5 pm
Monday - Friday

Last Update: April 1, 2021

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