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Admin

  1. Centennial Celebration Idea Form

    Form to submit ideas to celebrate the City of El Cerrito's Centennial in 2017. Please use one idea per form.

  2. Centennial Time Capsule Donation Proposal

    Form to submit ideas for items to be included in the City's Centennial Time Capsule

  1. Centennial Showcase Parade Entry Form

    Parade participants should complete this form about parade logistics.

City Clerk

  1. Public Record Request Form

    Pursuant to the Public Records Act (California Government Code (G.C.) Section 6250, et seq.), a person may request to review and/or... More…

Community Development

  1. Building Inspection Request Form

    Use the Building Inspection Request Form to schedule an inspection.

  2. COVID-19 Temporary Outdoor Dining & Retail Program Permit Application

    If you are a business owner and want to use the outdoor private and/or public space adjacent to your business, the City has created a... More…

  3. Notification for Cannabis Operating Permit Application
  4. Rental Inspection Corrections Form

    Please perform the repairs listed below by the completion date provided and obtain permits if necessary, Upon completion of the... More…

  5. Restaurant Week - Participating Restaurant Form

    A form to gather information from restaurants interested in participating in El Cerrito Restaurant Week.

  6. Subscribe to Community Development E-Newsletter

    Sign up for the Community Development E-Newsletter to receive regular email updates about community development plans, projects and... More…

  1. Code Investigation Request Form

    Submit this form to report a possible code violation in the City of El Cerrito. For more information about the El Cerrito Municipal... More…

  2. In-Person Consult Request Form

    Use the In-Person Consult Request Form to schedule an In-Person Consultation with a Building Inspector or Plan Checker.

  3. Real Property Transfer Tax (RPTT) Rebate Claim Form - El Cerrito Minicipal Code Chapter 4.64

    Qualifying seismic upgrades or energy or water conservation projects shall be completed either up to one year prior to the transfer of... More…

  4. Rental Property Inspection Request

    This form is to request an inspection as part of the Residential Rental Inspection Program.

  5. Specific Plan Update Questions and Comments

    Please leave feedback, questions or comments regarding the San Pablo Avenue Specific Plan and Plan update here.

Contact Us

  1. Help Us Plan for a New Library

    Sign up to receive information about the planning process for a new library in El Cerrito.

  2. Keep Informed about marijuana-related business regulations

    Sign up to receive meeting notices about the policy discussion regarding marijuana-related business regulations

  3. Poet Laureate Program

    El Cerrito's Poet Laureate Program

  1. Keep Informed about Fairmont Park

    Sign up to receive information about Fairmont Park improvements

  2. Ohlone Greenway Improvements

    Sign up to receive notifications about the 2015 Ohlone Greenway Improvement projects

  3. Street Play Notification

Fire

  1. Fire Hazard Reduction Inspection Form - El Cerrito
  2. Permit for Recreational Fires Within Communities of El Cerrito and Kensington

    All persons requesting a recreational fire permit must fill out this form and submit to the El Cerrito Fire Department. All camp fires... More…

  1. Fire Hazard Reduction Inspection Form - Kensington
  2. Vial of Life Kit Request Form

    Vial of Life Kit Request Form

Online Payments

  1. Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Day Celebration Donations

    Make a donation to support the annual Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Day Celebration

  2. HILLSIDE NATURAL AREA DONATION FORM

    Donation form to contribute towards the maintenance of the Hillside Natural Area for safety, conservation and recreation purposes.

  3. Tobacco Retail License Renewal Form 2020 - RESUBMITTAL

    No fees due

  1. Emery G. Weed III Lap Pool Apparel Order Form

    Use this form to order apparel for the Emery G. Weed III Lap Pool

  2. MADERA HILLSIDE OPEN SPACE ACQUISITION DONATION FORM

    Donation form to contribute towards the Madera Hillside Open Space Acquisition for conservation and recreation purposes. (Hillside... More…

Police Department Forms

  1. Abandoned Vehicles
  2. How Do I Claim Lost and Found Property?

    Use this form to enter information about the Item you've lost.

  3. Permit Request

    ABC, Parade, or Street Closure Permit Request Form.

  4. Vacation Home Check

    Vacation Home Check

  1. Citizen Security Camera Registration

    El Cerrito Police Department Citizen Security Camera Registration

  2. Neighborhood Watch
  3. Speed Display Trailer Request

Public Works Forms

  1. Adopt-A-Place Form

    Adopt-A-Place Form

  2. Citizen Road Improvement Request

    Citizen Road Improvement Request

  3. Grading & Transportation Permit

    Grading & Transportation Permit

  4. Ohlone Greenway ASP RFP for Construction Management Services

    City of El Cerrito Ohlone Greenway BART Station Area Access, Safety and Placemaking (ASP) Improvements Project RFP for Construction... More…

  1. Bicyclists and Pedestrians Plan Update Interest Form

    Bicyclists and Pedestrians Plan Update Interest Form

  2. Citizen Wheelchair Ramp Request

    Citizen Wheelchair Ramp Request

  3. Neighborhood Pace Car Pledge Form

    Neighborhood Pace Car Pledge Form

  4. Ohlone Greenway BART Station Area Access, Safety and Placemaking (ASP) Improvements Project

    City of El Cerrito Ohlone Greenway BART Station Area Access, Safety and Placemaking (ASP) Improvements Project RFP Request form

Recreation Forms

  1. 2016 4th of JulyCity of El Cerrito/worldOne Festival Vendor Application

    City of El Cerrito worldOne July 4th Festival 2016 - Application for non-food vendors

  2. Contact for COVID-19 Updates

    If you would like to make sure you are receiving updates about the Recreation Departments Response to the COVID-19 pandemic, please... More…

  3. Permit to Use Sound
  1. 4th of July Volunteer Application
  2. Ohlone Greenway Fun Day Registration Form