Resources

Research Plans and Permit Records

The City of Oakland archives building plans and original permits issued for properties in Oakland. If you have questions, please call us at (510) 238-8354 or e-mail RecordsInfo@oaklandca.gov. To make an online request, please visit: https://oaklandca.nextrequest.com

Residential Trash and Recycling Requirements

Single-family residences are required by the Oakland Municipal Code (8.28.100, 8.28.120) to subscribe to weekly trash collection service that is sufficient to prevent accumulation, or to obtain a Self-Haul Permit issued by the City (8.28.115). Single-family residences are required by the Oakland Municipal Code (8.28.100, 8.28.120) to subscribe to weekly trash collection service that is sufficient to prevent accumulation, or to obtain a Self-Haul Permit issued by the City (8.28.115).