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.
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