The Building Bureau of the City of Oakland's Planning and Building Department is preparing to adopt the 2019 California Building Code, which is scheduled to become effective on January 1, 2020. To review these state codes, please visit:
The Bureau welcomes feedback from any stakeholder on these new codes, particularly on any possible amendments that might be unique to the City of Oakland. The current Oakland Amendments to the 2016 Code can be found at: https://library.municode.com/ca/oakland/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=TIT15BUCO
Please submit your feedback to David Harlan, Engineering Manager, at DHarlan@staging.oaklandca.gov.