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Office of the Ombudsman
1221 SW 4th Ave, Rm 320
Portland, OR 97204
phone: 503-823-0144
fax: 503-823-3530

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Welcome to Portland's Office of the Ombudsman



If you think a City bureau or office has treated you unfairly, the Ombudsman may be able to help.



How to file a complaint:


•  Call us at:  503-823-0144


•  Click here to file a complaint online


•  Email us at ombudsman@portlandoregon.gov


•  Mail or in person:

   Office of the City Auditor

   Office of the Ombudsman

   1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 320

   Portland, OR 97204


You may also complete the Ombudsman's Office's complaint form which can be submitted via email, in person, or by regular mail. It can serve as a useful guide about the types of questions we'll ask you over the phone. The form is not required in submitting a complaint to the Ombudsman's Office.



To make an anonymous report about City government corruption, fraud, waste, abuse of position, misuse of resources, etc. contact the Auditor's OpenCity Tipline:


  Auditor's OpenCity Tipline

 (formerly Auditor's Fraud Alert)