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Bureau of Engineering (BOE) Permits and Services

February 09, 2023 Update:

Click here for important information regarding expiration dates of your permits.

The March 4, 2020 City of Los Angeles Declaration of Local Emergency expired on February 1, 2023.

Customers can obtain services for the Bureau of Engineering Development Services and Permits program in multiple ways:

  1. 1. Using the Virtual Counter (Web meeting without appointment) during Virtual Counter hours of operation
  2. 2. Making a Virtual (Web meeting) Appointment
  3. 3. Making an In-Person Appointment
  4. 4. Customer Service Portal
Cell phones or landlines can be used to join a web meeting if you decide to join the meeting using a phone.

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Storm Drain (SD) Permit
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Excavation (U) Permit
Revocable (R) Permit
Watercourse (W) Permit
Maintenance Hole Opening (MH) Permit
Online Bond Processing
Subdivision Map Status
Highway Dedication
Street Vacations
Claim for Refund (BOE)
Preliminary Land Use Report (PLUR)
Planning Case Information
Building Permit Clearance
Request/Change Property Address
Certificate of Occupancy
Peak Hour Exemption
Holiday Moratorium Exemption
Transportation Construction Traffic Management Committee (TCTMC)
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Available for certain services when a follow up
or meeting is necessary to resolve an issue.

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