A Tract Map or Final Map is required when a subdivision creates five (5) or more; parcels, five (5) or more condominiums, community apartment with five (5) or more parcels, and a conversion of a stock cooperative containing five (5) or more dwelling units.
A Parcel Map is required for any other subdivision. These maps are also known as the subdivision “Record Map” after being recorded with the Alameda County Recorder’s office. For more information, please see the FAQs and Informational Flow Charts in the application link above.
Apply By Email: email your completed application to DOTOnlinePermits@oaklandca.gov.
Apply In Person: The DOT Permit Counter is open to the public at our Permit Center on the 2nd Floor of 250 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza. Click here to schedule an appointment. Please note: masks are required for entry into City buildings.
Note: Both hard copies and pdf copies of the application package are required for full intake. Send pdf copies of the application package to DOTOnlinePermits@oaklandca.gov and schedule a time to drop off paper application packages at the link above.
If you have questions about the Parcel Map/Tract Map application, please call the DOT Permit Counter at 510-238-3199 or email DOTOnlinePermits@oaklandca.gov.