Construction and Demolition Recycling Requirements

Date Posted: August 31st, 2018 @ 3:44 PM
Last Updated: January 20th, 2021 @ 8:01 PM

The City of Oakland requires projects subject to the C&D Recycling Ordinance (affected projects) to recycle:

  • 100% of all Asphalt & Concrete (A/C) materials, and
  • 65% of all other materials

Affected Projects

  • All New Construction
  • All Mixed Use Alterations
  • All Historic Resource Removal
  • Demolition (except Single Family Dwellings)
  • Additions and Alterations:
    • Projects with Design Review & Landscape Plan: Total floor area of 500 square feet or more
    • Non-Residential Construction: Valuation of $50,000 or greater; scope of 1000 square feet or more
    • Single Family Dwellings; Duplex Conversion: Increase in volume or conditioned space

Required Forms for Affected Projects