Apply for Change of Compliance Tier - Mandatory Soft Story Retrofit

Request a Change of Compliance Tier for Mandatory Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit of Soft Story Buildings.

Change of Compliance Tier Form

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Change of Compliance Tier Instructions

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If your building is subject to the program but appears to have been assigned to the wrong Compliance Tier, you may submit a form to petition for a change of Compliance Tier.

You will need a registered architect or engineer to complete the form.

Email the form to: MandatorySoftStoryRetrofit@oaklandca.gov

Or mail/ bring in the form to:

Mandatory Soft Story Retrofit Program
250 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza Suite 2340
Oakland, CA 94612