Construction and Demolition Recycling Requirements

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Posted: August 31st, 2018 3:44 PM

Last Updated: June 22nd, 2021 11:21 AM

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