Skip to main content

Oregon State Flag An official website of the State of Oregon »

SelecTXT Inspection scheduling via text message

The State of Oregon ePermitting SelecTXT, a service allowing contractors and homeowners to utilize interactive text messaging to:

    • Schedule inspections
    • Reschedule inspections
    • Cancel inspections
    • View inspection results
    • Include comments/instructions for Inspectors

This inspection scheduling solution simply uses your existing cellular text messaging functionality for scheduling inspections. It's easy and fast, and does not require installation of an app, keeping an app up to date, or any other add-ons. With one word - text the word SCHEDULE to 888-299-2821 - you can begin the inspection scheduling process and SelecTXT will guide you from there. Helpful hints will ask for your IVR tracking number and inspection code to complete the process in just a few key strokes. The commands are simple to remember and intuitive. It also offers “Express Commands" where users can complete the scheduling process with one single text message making it one of the fastest ways to schedule inspections ePermitting offers.

A brochure is available along with a short video tutorial to demonstrate how easy SelecTXT is to use.

Start by simply texting the word SCHEDULE to 888-299-2821

List of Inspection Codes

SelecTXT brochure

Video How to tutorial

Questions about Inspections

Contact your local building department


Contact the Oregon ePermitting HelpDesk:​
Phone: 503-373-7396
Toll-free: 1-800-442-7457