Requirements for Water and Sewer Utilities in the City of Oakland

Requirements for Inspection of Water Meters and Sewers in the City of Oakland

Apply for New Water Meter- EBMUD
EBMUD- Water Services
Private Sewer Laterals- EBMUD
EBMUD- Private Sewer Laterals
Sewer Lateral Permits and Inspections- City of Oakland
Sewer Lateral Permits and Inspections- City of Oakland
Date Posted: November 16th, 2020 @ 2:01 PM
Last Updated: January 20th, 2021 @ 7:58 PM

Requirements for Water Service Utility Inspections

1- Contact EBMUD for Water Service requirements. Note that most Multi-Unit structures must comply with State Regulations for Water Metering per Senate Bill SB-7

2-Apply for and obtain City of Oakland Permit for new water service.

3- Schedule your Inspections

4- If inspection passes, follow up with EBMUD.

Requirements for Private Sewer Lateral Permits and Inspections. Planning and Building does not issue permits or inspects Private Sewer Laterals.

1- Please visit Private Sewer Lateral page for permit and inspection information.