Los Angeles County Department of Regional Planning

Applications & Forms

The following application forms are now available for download. Completed forms cannot be submitted electronically at this time; applicants must submit the application forms and pay required fees in person at the Department offices. Checks should be made payable to "County of Los Angeles". Please ensure all required forms are fully, accurately and legibly completed prior to submission.

Please be advised that no more than one, one year time extension will be granted to approved use permits that are not used within the period specified in the permit. Use permits include oak tree permits, conditional use permits and parking permits. All applications submitted must include the Application Acknowledgement form.

Click here for an alphabetical list of all applications & forms.

Adult Business Permit

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • CUP Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)

Alcoholic Beverage Sales Conditional Use Permit (ABC CUP)

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Alcoholic Beverage Sales Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Alcohol Shelf Plan Guidelines/Sample (PDF)
  • CUP Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)

Animal Permit

  • Animal Permit Information (PDF or Word)
  • Animal Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Animal Permit Checklist (PDF or Word)
  • Animal Permit Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)

Appeal to Regional Planning Commission

Aviation Permit

  • How to File an Aviation Application (PDF)
  • Aviation Application Form (PDF or Word)
  • Airport Land Use Commission (ALUC) Consistency Matrix (PDF or Word)
  • Airport Planning Government Agency Roles (PDF)
  • Airport Land Use Plan (PDF)
  • ALUC Review and Procedures (PDF)

Cemetery Permit

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Cemetery Permit Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)

Cerritos Island Community Standard District Modification (CSD Modification)

  • Cerritos Island CSD Modification Checklist (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Cerritos Island CSD Modification Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)

Certificate of Compliance

  • Certificate of Compliance Information (English) (PDF)
  • Certificate of Compliance Information (Spanish) (PDF)
  • Certificate of Compliance Application (PDF or Word)
  • Certificate of Compliance Checklist (PDF or Word)
  • Certificate of Compliance Legal Description (PDF or Word)

Certificate of Exception

  • Certificate of Exception Application (PDF or Word)

Coastal Development Permit

  • Site Plan Review Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Coastal Development Permit Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)

Conditional Use Permit (CUP)

  • Application Process Flowchart (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Guidelines for Writing Your Conditional Use Permit Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • CUP Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)
  • Wireless Telecommunications Facility Additional Application Materials and Guidelines (PDF)

Density Bonus

  • Application Forms:
    • Supplemental Application for Affordable Housing Project (PDF or Word)
    • Supplemental Application for Senior Citizen Housing Project (PDF or Word)
  • Additional Information:
    • Density Bonus Ordinance Summary (PDF)
    • Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)
    • Housing Permit Comparison Chart (PDF)
    • Affordable Housing Costs and Income Limits (PDF)

East Pasadena-San Gabriel Community Standard District Modification (CSD Modification)

  • East Pasadena-San Gabriel CSD Modification Checklist (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • East Pasadena-San Gabriel CSD Modification Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)

Environmental Review Board (ERB)

  • ERB Checklist (PDF)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Site Plan Review Application (PDF or Word)

Farmworker Housing

  • Farmworker Housing Ordinance Summary (PDF)
  • Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)
  • Farmworker Housing Verification Form (PDF)

General Plan Amendment

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Plan Amendment Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)

Hillside Management Conditional Use Permit (Hillside CUP)

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Hillside Management Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • CUP Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)

Infill Development

  • Infill Information (PDF or Word)
  • Infill Checklist (Coming Soon)
  • Infill Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • How to Prepare a Density Analysis Radius Map (Coming Soon)

La Crescenta-Montrose Community Standard District Modification (CSD Modification)

  • La Crescenta-Montrose CSD Modification Checklist (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • La Cresecenta-Montrose CSD Modification Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)

Land Division

  • Bond Release Inspection Checklist (PDF)
  • Final Map Submittal Checklist (PDF)
  • Land Division Application (PDF or Word)
  • Land Division Application Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Land Division Application Checklist (Spanish) (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Affidavit of Easements of Record (PDF or Word)
  • Disclosure Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Tenant Notification Agreement (for condo-conversion cases only) (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)
  • Slope Density Exhibit Guidelines (PDF)
  • Cover Letter for Revisions Guidelines (PDF)
  • Flag Lot Supplemental Information (PDF)

Large Family Child Care Home-Notice of Intent to Operate

  • Notice of Intent to Operate a Large Family Child Care Home (PDF)

Lot Line Adjustment

  • Lot Line Adjustment Application and Checklist (PDF or Word)

Mills Act Program Historical Property Contract

Minor Conditional Use Permit for Non-Conforming Apartments

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Guidelines for Writing Your Conditional Use Permit Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • CUP Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Minor Conditional Use Permit for Non-Conforming Apartments Checklist (PDF or Word)
  • Minor Conditional Use Permit for Non-Conforming Apartments Disclaimer (PDF or Word)

Minor Parking Deviation

  • Minor Parking Deviation Flyer (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Minor Parking Deviation Checklist (English and Spanish) (PDF or Word)
  • Minor Parking Deviation Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)

Mixed Use Developments & Joint Live and Work Units

  • Mixed Use Developments & Joint Live and Work Units Ordinance Summary (PDF)

Non-Conforming Review (NCR)

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • NCR Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)

Oak Tree Permit

  • Oak Tree Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Oak Tree Permit Checklist (Spanish) (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Oak Tree Permit Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Oak Tree Care and Maintenance (PDF)
  • Oak Tree Diagram (PDF)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)

One-Stop Counseling

Parking Permit

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Permit Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)

Reasonable Accommodation Request

  • Reasonable Accommodation Application and Verification of Disability Form (PDF or Word)

Rebuild Letter

  • Rebuild Letter Application (PDF or Word)

Revised Exhibit "A"

  • Revised Exhibit "A" Application and Checklist (PDF or Word)

Rowland Heights Sign Programs for Commercial Centers

  • Information for Sign Programs for Commercial Centers in Rowland Heights (PDF)

Second Unit

  • Second Unit Ordinance Summary (PDF or Word)

Shared Water Wells

  • Shared Water Wells Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Shared Water Wells Checklist (Spanish) (PDF or Word)
  • Shared Water Wells Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)

Significant Ecological Area Conditional Use Permit (SEA CUP)

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • SEA Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • CUP Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Biological Constraints Analysis Report (Link)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)

Site Plan Review

  • Site Plan Review Application (PDF or Word)

Site Plan Review Amendment

  • Site Plan Review Amendment Application and Checklist (PDF or Word)

Surface Mining Permit

  • Surface Mining Permit Application, Checklist, and Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)

Temporary Use Permit (TUP)

  • Temporary Use Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Temporary Use Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Temporary Use Permit Checklist (Spanish) (PDF or Word)
  • Temporary Use Permit Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)

Variance

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Variance Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)

Wind Energy Conversion System-Noncommercial (WECS)

  • WECS Application (PDF or Word)
  • WECS Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • WECS Checklist (Spanish) (PDF or Word)
  • WECS Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)

Winery

  • Winery Supplemental Information Checklist (PDF or Word)

Yard Modification

  • Yard Modification Flyer (PDF or Word)
  • Site Plan Review Application (PDF or Word)

Zone Change

  • Zoning Permit Application (PDF or Word)
  • Zoning Permit Checklist (English) (PDF or Word)
  • Zone Change Burden of Proof (PDF or Word)
  • Ownership and Consent Affidavit (PDF or Word)
  • Environmental Assessment Information Form (PDF or Word)
  • Parking Matrix Form (PDF or Word)

Zoning Conformance Review (ZCR)

  • Zoning Conformance Review Application (PDF or Word)
  • DMV Referral Application (PDF or Word)

Zoning Verification Letter

  • Zoning Verification Letter Application (PDF or Word)

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