Crook County Courthouse
300 NE 3rd St, Rm. 12, Prineville, OR 97754

Office Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm Mon-Thurs
8:00 am - 12 noon Fri
​or Schedule an Appointment

Phone - 541-447-3211

Fax - 541-416-2139

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Crook County Code Compliance

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Code Compliance responds to citizen complaints regarding building, zoning, land use, and nuisance issues in unincorporated Crook County. Complaints are investigated to determine if there is a violation, the extent of the violation, and the appropriate action required. Code Compliance Officers work with all affected parties to resolve or mitigate violations.

A suspected code violation may be reported in writing by:
• Obtaining a Preliminary Compliance Report from the Building Department; OR download and print one from our web site; OR Call 541-447-3211 and request a complaint form be mailed to you.
• Then provide required information (see below) and either return it to our office; OR Fax to 541-416-2139; OR MAIL to: Community Development / Code Compliance, 300 NE 3rd Street, Rm. 12, Prineville, OR  97754

Required Information

• A detailed description of the violation.
• The name of the person causing the violation (if known).
• An accurate location (including address) of the alleged violation. The property tax account number or legal description of the property (if known). You may access PATS Property Assessment for more help.
• Your name and telephone number. Complainants can remain anonymous, but contact information must be provided in the event the investigating officer needs further information.

Complaints Handled by Code Compliance

• Construction without a Permit
• Dangerous Buildings
• Septic Concerns
• Nuisance Issues
• Zoning Code Violations
• Land Use
• Home Occupations
• Mobile Home and RV Violations


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