Residency Requirement and Verification
Employment with the City of Pittsburgh requires that employees live within the boundaries of the city. The Department of Personnel & Civil Service Commission will accept the following documents to verify legal residence:
- Current executed Lease Agreement (Include a canceled check for one month's payment or the security deposit).
- Month-to-month leases require employees to verify with the Department of Personnel monthly that the lease has been maintained or when new residence is established.
- Mortgage payment booklet (document identifying homeowner name and property address).
- Title to property
Two of the following documents, showing the city address, must also be presented:
- Vehicle registration card
- Vehicle insurance card
- Current gas bill
- Current electric bill
- Current telephone bill
- Current cell phone bill
- Current cable bill
*a letter from the representative company confirming it is establishing service for the new resident is acceptable.
Prior to purchasing or renting a place of residence, applicants and employees may call to verify that the property is located within the City of Pittsburgh:
Department of Personnel and Civil Service Commission