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Photo Identification Licenses

The Building Codes Division offers photo license cards for individual licensees. Color photos (approximately 2"x2" or larger) with a plain background produces the best results for photo license cards. Please write your name and license number on the back of your photo.


DO NOT STAPLE photographs.


Important Steps


If you have a photo on your license and want the same photo to appear on your new card, write "Photo on File" on the coupon that you return with your license renewal payment.


To replace your current photo, include a new photo with your payment coupon in the envelope provided.


Be sure to write your name and license number on the back of your photo.


Do not staple it to the coupon.


Duplicate licenses can be made using existing photographs.
The cost for a replacement or duplicate license is $10.


To obtain a duplicate license,submit a written request, include your name, license number, current address, and check payable to DCBS:


Department of Consumer and Business Services
Fiscal Services Section
PO Box 14610 Salem, OR 97309-0445


Photo licenses take three to four weeks to process.


If you do not receive your card within four weeks, please contact the Licensing Section at (503) 373-1268.