Welcome to the City of Oakland, Self Service  Kiosk!  

If you need assistance with translation, help is available upon request at the Information Desk.
 Si requiere asistencia en español, favor de ir al mostrador de permisos
 Nếu bạn cần hỗ trợ dịch thuật, trợ giúp có sẵn theo yêu cầu tại Bàn Thông tin.
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Search Planning and Building records prior to 1987 and either view, download, or print
Currently experiencing issues with search not returning results, sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
 Average Permit application processing and issuance timelines are based on complete applications and on business days Monday through Friday
Search for existing Planning Permits (Zoning Approval Records)
Search for existing Building Permits and Private Property Enforcement Records  (Construction Approval Records)
Research City of Oakland Planning, Building, Municipal, and State of California Codes
File a complaint for a private property for Blight, Housing Habitability, Zoning, or Noise violations
Submit a Public Records Request
See estimated wait times for the Planning and Building Permit Counters
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Please see the Information Desk if you have questions.
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