Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Question:
I am removing all of my existing stucco and lathing and having a contrator install new lathing and stucco. He says that I need to obtain a permit for this new stucco. What kind of permit do I need, and which office do I go to? Will an inspection be required?

ANSWER:
Thank you for contacting the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works. The description of the work provided above requires a building permit. Based on your location, the building permit may be obtained from our Building and Safety Division's Lomita District Office, located at 24320 S. Narbonne Ave., Lomita, CA. The telephone number to the Lomita office is 310-534-3760. A nominal fee will be necessary for the permit, and an inspection will follow the completion of the work. Thank you for your inquiry.

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