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Off Site Infrastructure (PX) Permit

All Off Site Infrastructure (PX) Permits require City review and approval BEFORE permit issuance

Application for Off-Site Improvements (PX-Permit)


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PX permit is issued for the construction of public improvements within the City’s right-of-way or City Easement or as part of a new Subdivision, Parcel or Tract Map approval. PX permit is required prior to public infrastructure construction such as a roadway, paving, signage, pavement markings, striping, streetlights, storm drainage, sanitary sewers, manholes, sidewalk, curb, gutter, ADA compliant curb ramps, driveway approaches, utilities, landscaping, street trees, tree grates, irrigation, and other public facilities.

Submit one (1) hard copy of required documents, and four (4) sets hard copies of the improvements plans to the DOT Permit Counter, and electronic submittal of PX application package to:

DOT Permit Counter Hours

Monday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm

Tuesday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm

Wednesday: 9:30am-12pm / 1pm-4pm

Thursday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm

Friday: 8am-12pm / 1pm-4pm


250 Frank Ogawa Plaza, 4th Floor, Suite 4314, Oakland, CA 94612

Questions? Please call the DOT Permit Counter

(510) 238 - 3199