Planning Department

Jamie White, Assistant Planning Director

 At a glance:  Zoning permits, land use applications for planning commission actions, Comprehensive planning.
 Staff:  Alvin Scott, Planning Director
 Phone:  (541) 473-5185
 Postal Address: 251 “B” St. West #12
Vale, OR 97918

Malheur County Comprehensive Plan

Farm Exemption Form

STRUCTURAL Permit Application

MANUFACTURED HOME Permit Application

Plot Plan Instructions

General Application

Appeal Form

Property Line Adjustment Application

RV Park – General Criteria

Applicants Statement Of Understanding

Conditional Use Permit Application Preparation and Submittal


The Planning Department office is located in the Juvenile wing on the first floor of the county courthouse in Vale.


Planning Commission meets on the fourth Thursday of each month, 7:30 p.m. in the Ontario National Guard Armory, 1330 SW 4th St Ontario Oregon.

Filing deadline for Planning Commission actions is 45 days preceding the scheduled meeting.

Building, electrical, mechanical and plumbing permits are issued by City/County Inspections 14 S 3rd Nyssa, Oregon 97913 541-372-5460