Everyone is required to stay home, except for essential needs. When out, protect yourself and those around you by wearing a face covering, staying 6 feet away from others, and washing your hands often. Learn more at cityofberkeley.info/covid19. City offices are closed to the public. Some services are available remotely.

The City of Berkeley Health Officer has ordered all residents to shelter at home, leaving only to receive or provide essential services, starting 12:01 am on Tuesday, March 17. See details of the Order, frequently asked questions, and recommendations from Berkeley Public Health at https://www.cityofberkeley.info/coronavirus.

City Council Live Stream: Please visit https://www.cityofberkeley.info/CalendarEventWebcastMain.aspx

ZAB Live Stream: Please visit http://www.cityofberkeley.info/Clerk/Commissions/Zoning_Adjustment_Board_Meeting_-_Video_Stream.aspx.

The City of Berkeley web site is undergoing scheduled maintenance starting on Friday night, September 13 and ending on Saturday afternoon, September 14. During this time, most web pages should be available, but some resources may become unavailable for short periods of time.

Looking for a live stream of the Zoning Adjustments Board (ZAB) meeting on 5/9/19, at 7:00pm? Please visit https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1UAnZ8kU8EWllREyOY7rwQ/. The normal viewing methods will not work this time due to a concurrent City Council Special Meeting at the same time.

Looking for a live stream of the Zoning Adjustments Board (ZAB) meeting on 2/28/19, from 6:00 to 11:00 PM? Please visit http://www.cityofberkeley.info/Clerk/Commissions/Zoning_Adjustment_Board_Meeting_-_Video_Stream.aspx. The normal viewing methods will not work this time due to a concurrent City Council Special Meeting at the same date and time.

PG&E is reporting a widespread outage affecting thousands of customers in Berkeley and many City buildings, including the Finance Customer Service Center and the Permit Service Center. Call respective City services for further details, or check the PG&E outage page. Power is expected to return by 12:45pm. Traffic lights that are not working should be treated as a four-way stop sign.

311 City Services
  • Online Services
  • For City services in many
  • languages, call
  • 311 or 510-981-2489

Translation Disclaimer

Quick Links


General Information
General Information

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z


Abandoned Vehicles (Private Property)
About Berkeley 
Adventure Playground
Advice Nurse
Affordable Housing
Aging, Division on

AIDS/HIV Services
Amplified Sound Permit
Animal Care Services
Animal Shelter 
Aquatic Program
Arthropod Control & Identifications
Asthma Prevention Program


Be Fit Berkeley
Berkeley High School Health Center
 Berkeley Housing Authority
Berkeley Ready
Bicycle Licenses
Bicycle Safety 
Bids & RFPs
Birth and Death Certificates
Birth Control
Black Infant Health Program
Block Party Permit
Boards and Commissions
Building and Safety Division
Building Application Plan Check Status
Business License 
Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Project 


Census 2010 Introduction
Census Data
Certified Unified Program Agency (CUPA) 
Children and Youth Services, Citywide
Child Health and Disability Prevention
Childrens and Family Counseling
Chronic Disease Prevention 
City Attorney 
City Charter
City Clerk 
City Council
City Council District Map
City Manager 
Civic Arts
Climate Action Plan 
Code Enforcement
Code Enforcement, Housing Inspections
Commercial Energy Conservation Ordinance (CECO) 
Communicable Disease
Community Centers 
Community Services
Commuter Programs & Public Transportation
Computer Classes for Seniors
Condo Conversion Ordinance (Housing)
Condo Conversion Process (Planning)
Construction Forms and Guidelines
Crime Prevention Information 
Crime Prevention Tips 
Crisis Services
CUPA (Certified Unified Program Agency) 


Day Camp and Teen Camp
Death Certificates
Debris Box Service
Diabetes Prevention Program
Disability Compliance Program
Disability Programs
Disaster Preparedness 
Dog License
Domestic Partnership
Domestic Violence Prevention (Police)
Domestic Violence Prevention and Intervention (HHS)
Downtown Area Plan


Eat Well Berkeley
Echo Lake Camp
Economic Development (Office of)
El Centro 
Election Information
Email Contact List
Emergency Services (Office of)
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Preparedness: Family Disaster Plan 
Energy and Sustainable Development
Engineering Inspections
Environmental Health and Protection
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) 


Fair Campaign Practices Ordinance Enforcement
Family Counseling
Family Planning
Finance Customer Service Center
Finance Department
Fire Department
First Source Employment 

First Time Homebuyer/Low income
Flu Vaccines
Fees and Permits 
Fish Advisory Information 
Food Booths at Temporary Events 
Food Facility Program Overview 
Food Facilities Construction Guide 
Food Handler Training Program 
Food Illness Information 
Food Safety Information 
Food Vouchers WIC Program 


Garbage-New Service, Pick-up
Getting to Berkeley
Graffiti Abatement 


Health Department
Health Clinic
Health Inequity and Community Action
Health Inspections
Health Insurance and Access to Health Care Providers
Health Status Report 
Heart Disease and High Blood Pressure Prevention Project
High Blood Pressure Drop In Clinic
HIV & AIDS Education and Prevention
Homeless Services 
Housing and Community Services Department 
Housing Retention Program
Housing, Subsidized
Human Resources Department  


Immunization Services 
Information Technology 
Injury Prevention


Job Descriptions
Job Opportunities



Landlords' Rights and Responsibilities
Lead Poisoning Prevention and Testing 
Library, Berkeley Public
Low-Emission Vehicle Information


 Map Room
Marina Berthing and Services
Meals on Wheels
Megan's Law Sex Offender Information
Mental Health, Division of
Meter Repair
Missed Garbage Pick-up 
Mobile Crisis Team
Motor Oil Recycling 
Mortgage Information
Municipal Code and Zoning Ordinance (BMC) 


Nature Center-Adventure Playground
Neighborhood Services
Neighborhood Watch
News Scan
Noise Standards and Permits
Nurse of the Day
Nursing Services, Public Health 


Office of Economic Development
Office of Transportation
Online Service Center


Pandemic Flu
Paratransit/Taxi Script
Parenting Classes
Park Reservations
Parks, Recreation, & Waterfront 
Parking Citations
Parking Meters
Parking Meter Holidays
Parking Permits, Merchant
Parking Permits, Residential
Permit Service Center
Pest Management Policy
Planning & Development 
Police Department 

 Police Domestic Violence-Victim Aid
Police Review Commission 
Police - Sex Crimes
Pools, Public (Health and Safety) 
Pools, Public

Pothole Problems
Press Releases
Product and Food RecallsProperty Records
Property Taxes & Assesments
Public Health Alerts
Public Health, Division of
Public Health Clinic
Public Records
Public Works Department 



Records Online 
Recreation/Community Centers
Recreation Programs 
Recycling Services
Refuse and Recycling Customer Service
Refuse Rates
Refuse Bill Pay
Refuse Start/Stop/Change Service
Relocation for Repairs 
Rent Control Guide
Rent Stabilization Board
Rental Housing Safety Program
Rental Rehabilitation Program 
Residential Energy Conservation Ordinance (RECO) 
Restaurant Inspection Results
Rodent Inspection & Control 


Sanitation Complaints
Section 8 (Berkeley Housing Authority)
School-Linked Health Services
Senior Programs
Seniors and Disabled Housing Rehabilitation 
Sewer Problems
Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic
Shelter Plus Care
Shorebird Nature Center
Smoking Cessation Program
Soft Story Program
Solar and Energy Efficiency
Solid Waste Management
Spanish Language Health Information (English) 
Spanish Language Health Information (Spanish) 
Special Events Permit
Sports Programs
Street Repair Program
Stormwater Program 
Styrofoam (Polystyrene Foam Food Packaging) 
Summer Camps

Summer Lunch Program
Swimming Programs  


Tattoo, Body Piercing and Permanent Cosmetics Inspection 
Taxi Scrip/Paratransit
TDD Deaf Access-General Number
Teen Parenting Program
Tenants' Rights and Responsibilities
Tobacco Prevention Program
Toxics Management Division
Traffic and Parking Enforcement
Transfer Station
Transfer Tax
Tree Trimming, Planting and Removal
Tuberculosis Clinic Appointments 
Tuolumne Family Camp Online Registration 


Union Agreements
Utilities Information


Vaccinations Information
Vector Control Program Overview 
Vendor Relations/Doing Business with the City
Vera Casey Teen Parenting Program
Visitor Information
Vital Statistics
Voter Information 


Waste Tire Enforcement Program 
Waterfront Services Office
Willard Park
Willard Swim Center
Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC)


Youth Services Center
Youth Programs, Citywide



Zoning Adjustment Board 
Zoning Map 

Home | Residents | Businesses | COVID-19 | Services | Elected Officials
Web Policy | Text-Only Site Map | Contact Us
City of Berkeley - Central Administrative Offices, 2180 Milvia St, Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903