If your business is in the City of Oakland, even if it is an office in your home, you'll need to get a Zoning Clearance Permit.
Resources for Head Start families looking for assistance.
You can apply to have a taxi permit here.
You can view vacancies, appointment terms, openings, and apply to boards and commissions
Apply to become a police officer trainee (POT)
You can find an archive of the police commission minutes, agendas and meeting videos below. Current information is under the View All Meetings section.
These Reports reflect the work of the Citizens' Police Review Board (CPRB). In December 2017 the Community Police Review Agency (CPRA) replaced the CPRB as Oakland's civilian investigator of complaints of police misconduct by sworn members of the Oakland Police Department.
Government agencies use these rent and income limits to determine eligibility for different housing programs.
Once tentatively schedueled, public meetings regarding the CORE Program will be posted here.
Before you can join the OPD, you are required to pass a background investigation.
Building Permits are required for any bathroom or kitchen remodel in either a residential or commercial structure. Please review the permit application requirements below, as they vary by the scope and extent of your project.
There are a total of 420 publicly-accessible bicycle eLockers installed in Oakland!
Oakland is designated as a "Bicycle Friendly Community" by the League of American Bicyclists, accomplishing a goal from the 2007 bike plan.
The where, what, and how of public bicycle parking in Oakland. Scroll down to learning about sidewalk rack placement guidelines, acceptable rack types, Oakland's bicycle parking ordinance, permits, and technical support.