To apply for permits, please log in below or register for a new account. Review the options available to select the registration that's right for you.

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Existing User

  • You have an activated account
  • Received confirmation from City of Oakland

Full Registration

Contractors & Owner-Builders

  • Apply for All Available Permits (See Full Registration Column)
  • Must Submit Required Documents to Register
  • View Documents & Property History
  • Pay Permit Fees, Print Permits
  • Longer Processing Times

Light Registration

Permit Runners & Agents of Contractors/Owners

  • Apply ONLY for Permit Pre-Applications(See Light Registration Column)
  • Immediately Self-Register
  • Receive Permits ONLY After Providing Supporting Documents
  • Quicker Processing Times
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