Administrative Rule Filing Resources

File online
All Notices, Permanent and Temporary rulesmakings must be filed through our online filing system. Proceed to the online filing page.

Overviews and checklists
These resources are compiled from requirements in Oregon Attorney General's Administrative Law Manual.

Rulemaking overviews (PDF) that outline the process for filing OARs

Rulemaking checklists (PDF) for keeping track of actions during rulemaking

Forms for Rules Coordinator and Signing Authority appointments (DOC)

Appointment of Agency Rules Coordinator

Delegation of Rulemaking Authority

Rule Filing Worksheets (PDF)

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Hearing

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

Statement of Need and Fiscal Impact

Certificate and Order for Filing Permanent Administrative Rules

Certificate and Order for Filing Temporary Administrative Rules

Statement of Need and Justification

1.) The OAR Compilation is updated on the first of each month to include all rule actions filed with the Secretary of State’s office by the 15th of the previous month, or by the previous workday if the 15th is on a weekend or holiday.

2.) The official copy of an Oregon Administrative Rule is contained in the Administrative Order filed at the Archives Division, 800 Summer St. NE, Salem, Oregon 97310. Any discrepancies with the published version are satisfied in favor of the Administrative Order. The Oregon Administrative Rules and the Oregon Bulletin are copyrighted by the Oregon Secretary of State. Terms and Conditions of Use

State Archives • 800 Summer St. NE • Salem, OR 97310