Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Question:
Q1: What is the width and length of a handicapped parking stall for a park in LA county?
Q2: What is the width and length of a regular car parking stall for a park in LA County also?



ANSWER:
A1: The minimum dimensions for a non-parallel, off-street handicapped parking stall for a park are 18’ in length by 14’ in width. The stall shall be striped to designate a nine-foot parking area, and a five-foot loading and unloading area on the passenger’s side. Note that required handicapped parking stalls may need to be van accessible parking spaces, which require an eight-foot loading and unloading area. Please contact Los Angeles County Building & Safety for more specific requirements in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

A2: standard parking stall dimensions are 8.5’ in width by 18’ in length for a regular car in a park.

For further information, please review Part 11 of Chapter 22.52 of the Zoning Code of the County of Los Angeles Regional Planning Department. You may also choose to contact the Department of Regional Planning at (213) 974-6411 or zoningldcc@planning.lacounty.gov.


Links:
  Part 11 of Chapter 22.52 of the Zoning Code
Handicapped and Std.Parking stall dimensions for a Park Department of Regional Planning