Important:

Red Flag Warning for parts of the East Bay starting 11PM Tuesday 8/17 night and lasting until Wednesday 8/18 at 3PM.

Services

  • Activities & Recreation

    Sign up for parks and recreation classes, get a library card, find upcoming events, plan an event, or volunteer with the City.

  • Animals

    Adopt a pet, report a lost or found animal, report an animal related issue such as barking, injury or animal abuse.

  • Apply for a Permit

    Apply for building and construction permits, street and sidewalk permits, or permits related to special events, filming or business types.

  • Building

    Apply for and manage building related permits, schedule a building inspection, or file a code enforcement complaint.

  • Business

    Get support with starting or running your business, register your business, get business permits, pay your business tax.

  • City Government

    Access public meetings, request a public record, find campaign and election services, or do business with the City of Oakland.

  • Employment & Training

    Apply for jobs with the City of Oakland, access employee services, verify employment, or contact a City labor union.

  • Housing

    Find affordable or subsidized housing, access emergency shelter, contact a housing counselor, tenant and landlord services.

  • Parking, Streets & Sidewalks

    Pay or contest a parking ticket, apply for a parking permit, get help with towed, booted or abandoned vehicles.

  • Public Safety & Emergency Services

    Report a crime, prepare for and stay safe during emergencies, register a security camera, report police misconduct.

  • Report a Problem

    Request City Services with OAK311: illegal dumping, graffiti, potholes, encampments, building maintenance, and urgent infrastructure issues.

  • Social Services

    Children, youth, and family services, senior services, homeless services, food services, and personal financial services.

  • Working with the City

    Register to submit bids and find opportunities to partner with the City.