Activities & Recreation
Sign up for parks and recreation classes, get a library card, find upcoming events, plan an event, or volunteer with the City.
Adopt a pet, report a lost or found animal, report an animal related issue such as barking, injury or animal abuse.
Apply for a Permit
Apply for building and construction permits, street and sidewalk permits, or permits related to special events, filming or business types.
Apply for and manage building related permits, schedule a building inspection, or file a code enforcement complaint.
Get support with starting or running your business, register your business, get business permits, pay your business tax.
Access public meetings, request a public record, find campaign and election services, or do business with the City of Oakland.
Employment & Training
Apply for jobs with the City of Oakland, access employee services, verify employment, or contact a City labor union.
Find affordable or subsidized housing, access emergency shelter, contact a housing counselor, tenant and landlord services.
Parking, Streets & Sidewalks
Pay or contest a parking ticket, apply for a parking permit, get help with towed, booted or abandoned vehicles.
Public Safety & Emergency Services
Report a crime, prepare for and stay safe during emergencies, register a security camera, report police misconduct.
Report a Problem
Request City Services with OAK311: illegal dumping, graffiti, potholes, encampments, building maintenance, and urgent infrastructure issues.
Children, youth, and family services, senior services, homeless services, food services, and personal financial services.