ATTENTION

Effective September 6th, 2016 Permit Center hours will be 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily.  In order to serve you better:

  • Counter hours will be 8am to 5pm for all divisions located in the Permit Center
  • All City services will now be available during Permit Center hours
  • Inspection and Code Enforcement services will remain unchanged

In addition, the Permit Center will be closed on alternate Fridays in accordance with the existing City Hall compressed schedule to reduce vehicle emissions.

 

 

 

 

Public Counter Services & Hours

If you are not sure which counter you need or have questions, please ask the greeter in room 111.
To avoid traffic and counter wait times, check out our online services!

City Hall Calendar

Best Time to Visit

Visit us in the early morning hours and get fast service at any of our counters including Planning, Building & Safety, and Public Works.

Please note: For customers submitting plans, pulling permits or paying fees, please arrive at least 1.5 hours before counter close to allow enough time to submit your project before the counter closes.  You may pay additional fees such as re-inspection fees or outstanding balances at Accela Citizen Access. We accept cash, check, money order, or credit card.

Plan Check (Building & Safety)

Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM (closed alternate Fridays)
Building Codes or Building Plan Check

(310) 458-8355

Permit Specialist

Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (closed alternate Fridays)
Single Trade Permit, Plan Resubmittal, Pay B&S Fees

(310) 458-8355

City Planning

Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (closed alternate Fridays)
Zoning Ordinance, Plan Review, Application Submittal

(310) 458-8341

Transportation

Transportation Counter is open daily 8:00 AM-5:00PM for right-of-way permits.  Private property development review by a Transportation Planner is available only at the following times, or by prior appointment. 

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Alternate Friday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Tuesday 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM 

Off Friday CLOSED

Temporary No Parking Signs for Moving Vans, Oversize Load Permit, Temporary Traffic Control Plans, or Transportation Development Review

(310) 458-8291

Civil Engineering

Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM, Fridays 8:00 AM-5:00 PM (closed alternate Fridays)
PROW, Street, Survey, Utility (W, SS, SD, SL) Permit or Records

(310) 458-8721

Public Works

Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Fridays 8:00 AM-5:00 PM (closed alternate Fridays)

PODs, Film, Use of Public Property Permit, Other PW Permits

(310) 458-8737

Parking Permits

Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fridays 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (closed alternate Fridays)
Please click here and scroll to the bottom of the page for a list of upcoming closures.
(310) 458-8295