The City of Oakland Fire Department will continue to provide plan review services across all categories of project for approval consistent with the City’s Fire Code.
You can submit your Plan Review application through our email at FPBReceptionist@oaklandca.gov. Every plan review submittal must have an FPB Intake Form.
Note: if plans are submitted without meeting the Electronic guidelines, your plans will be considered incomplete and will be delayed or denied. Please see the Electronic Submission Guidelines.
The average turnaround time for New Fire Alarm or Fire Sprinkler plan is 6 to 8 weeks, re-submittal plan review average timeline is 5 to 7 weeks.
DTRAC is a checklist document which outlines the fire safety requirements related to the planning process. Click here to view DTRAC Document
This review is required by EBMUD for all new services to ensure that your project meets fire safety requirements. Click here to view EBMUD Application. EBMUD applications must be submitted before submitting Fire Sprinkler plans.