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Hiring a Contractor to Repair Your Sidewalk

The following resources from the California Department of Consumer Affairs provide guidance for property owners on how to hire a contractor to repair their sidewalks.

Download Pamphlet
Information on Hiring a Contractor
Look Up Contractors
Find a Licensed Contractor
Watch Video
Selecting, hiring and managing a contractor

The City of Oakland does not endorse any one licensed contractor over another.

For the most up to date information, visit the Contractors State License Board links above in the 'Look Up Contractors' green box. Make sure you check the license status before signing any contracts.

Licenses accepted for sidewalk repair work in the City of Oakland include Class A, B, C-8, C-42, C-57, and D-6.

Posted: July 9th, 2019 9:37 PM

Last Updated: September 21st, 2021 5:25 PM

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