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2017 Amendments

ID   Title  
Ord. No.184691 2017 L.A. Amendment to CA Building Code View
Ord. No.184692 2017 L.A. Amendment to CA Codes View

Green Building 2017

As of January 1, 2011, the following type of projects are subject to the Los Angeles Green Building Code (LAGBC):

  • All new buildings (residential and non-residential)
  • All addition (residential and non-residential)
  • Alterations with building valuations of $200,000 or more (residential and nonresidential)
  • Residential alterations that increase the building's conditioned volume

Forms

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Commissioning Forms

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Information Bulletins

ID   Title  
IB/P/GI 2023-015 General Engineering Contractors and Demolitions View
IB/P/BC 2020-080 Guidelines for Construction of Masonry or Concrete Fence Walls Which Do Not Require a Building Permit View
IB/P/GI 2023-018 Computer Software Program Solutions View
IB/P/BC 2017-147 Structural/Seismic Peer Review Protocol View
IB/P/BC 2023-144 BUILDING STANDARDS FOR IMMEDIATE ENFORCEMENT EXTERIOR ELEVATED ELEMENTS (EEE) View
IB/P/BC 2020-088 Accessibility Details for Tubs and Showers View
IB/P/BC 2020-143 General Notes for Commercial Accessibility View
IB/P/BC 2020-146 Guidelines for Permitting New Antennas and Replacement of Units on Existing Telecommunication Antennas (Cell Towers) View
IB/P/BC 2020-085 Accessibility Details for Ramps, Stairs & Elevators View
IB/P/BC 2017-078 Sign Manual (Excluding Off-Site Signs) View
IB/P/BC 2017-145 Cargo Container Conversion to Building Modules View
IB/P/BC 2020-086 Accessibility Details for Doors, Maneuvering Spaces and Routes View
IB/P/BC 2020-084 Accessibility Details for Parking View
IB/P/BC 2020-087 Accessibility Details for Restrooms and Drinking Fountains View
IB/P/BC 2020-089 Accessibility Details for Obstructions, Reach Ranges, Telephones and Baby Changing Stations View
IB/P/BC 2020-090 Accessibility Details for Curbs, Blended Transitions, Islands and Detectable Warnings View
IB/P/BC 2020-091 Accessibility Details for Signs View
IB/P/BC 2017-009 Detached Carport View
IB/P/BC 2017-126 Guidelines and Requirements for Installing Rooftop Gardens View
IB/P/BC 2017-136 SS Program - Permitting and Inspection Process Guidelines View
IB/P/BC 2017-124 Inspection Requirements for Anchors in Concrete Supporting Fire Sprinkler Lateral Braces View
IB/P/BC 2017-122 Guidelines for the Issuance of Certificates of Occupancy for Commercial or Residential Core & Shell Buildings View
IB/P/BC 2020-132 Soils/Geology Report Reqs when Filing Parcel Map with City Planning View
IB/P/BC 2017-120 Interim General Policy for Plan Check Time Extension View
IB/P/BC 2017-118 Guidelines for Stormwater Infiltration View
IB/P/BC 2017-044 Exemptions from Liquefaction, Earthquake Induced Landslide, and Fault-rupture Hazard Zone Investigations View
IB/P/BC 2017-031 Concrete Proportioning and Admixture Qualification View
IB/P/BC 2017-079 Commercial Coaches or Modulars for Temporary Usage View
IB/P/BC 2017-109 Certificate of Occupancy View
IB/P/BC 2017-066 Asbestos Fireproofing Removal and Replacement Procedures View
IB/P/BC 2017-100 Acceptable Design and Analysis Methods for Use of Slabs-On-Grade As Foundations View
IB/P/BC 2017-103 Use of Sump Pumps for Surface and Subsurface Drainage View
IB/P/BC 2020-095 Plumbing Fixtures View

Standard Correction Lists

ID   Title  
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.110-2020 Demolition Counter Plan Correction Sheet (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.020C-2022 Supplemental Correction Sheet for Senate Bill (SB) 9 Two-Unit Developments and Urban Lot Splits View
Temporary Sign Permit Bond Instructions View
PC/STR/Bond.001 Temporary Sign Permit Cash Bond Form View
PC/STR/Bond.002 Temporary Sign Permit Surety Bond Form View
PC\GRADCorr.Lst.011-2021 Grading/Retaining Wall/Shoring Plan check Correction Sheets View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.022-2017 Wireless Telecommunication Facilities Plan Check Correction Sheets (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.020A-2020 Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU), Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit (JADU), Movable Tiny House (MTH) Correction Sheet (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.015-2020 Commercial Plan Check Correction Sheets (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.114-2020 Mandatory Wood Frame Soft-Story Retrofit Plan Review List-Chapter 93 (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.107A-2020 Supplemental Correction Sheet for The Baseling Hillside Ordinance (BHO) (Ordinance No. 184,802 Effective 3/17/17) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.106A-2020 Single Family Residential Zone Plan Check Correction Sheets (Ordinance No. 184,802 Effective 3/17/17) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.022-2020 Wireless Telecommunication Facilities Plan Check Correction Sheets (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.052-2017 Supplemental Structural Correction Sheet Steel Moment Frame Design (2017 LABC) View
LADBS Non-Ductile Concrete Building Checklist View
Non-Residential Counter View
Additions Residential Counter View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.107A-2017 Baseline Hillside Ordinance Correction Sheet (Ordinance No. 184,802 Effective 3/17/17) View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.10-2018 EVCS - Electric Vehicle Charging Stations View
PC/DAD/ Commercial Accessibility Plan Check Correction List View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.09-2018 Public Housing - Supplemental Plan Review Checklist No. 9 View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.08-2018 Supplemental Plan Review Checklist No. 8 - Recreation Facilities View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.07-2017 Supplemental Plan Review Checklist No. 7 - Misc Facilities View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.06-2017 Supplemental Plan Review Checklist No. 6 - Transient Lodging View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.05-2017 Supplemental Plan Review Checklist No. 5 - Group B and Group M Occupancies View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.04-2017 Supplemental Plan Review Checklist No. 4 - Assembly View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.03-2017 Supplemental Plan Review Checklist No. 3 - Restaurant View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.02-2018 Supplemental Plan Review Checklist No. 2 - Signs View
PC/DAD/Corr.Lst.01-2017 Supplemental Plan Review Checklist No. 1 - Elevators, Lulas and Platform Lifts View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.037-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet For Curtain Wall Design (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.104-2017 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Structural Design - General (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.059-2017 Signs-General Plan Check Correction Sheets (2017 LABC) View
Additional Corrections Sheet View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.05-2017(effective 2017-01-01) Model Water Efficiency Landscape Ordinance (MWELO) Project Correction Sheet View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.04-2017(effective 2017-01-01) Newly Constructed Residential Buildings Green Building Correction Sheet View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.01-2017(effective 2017-01-01) Additions and Alterations Non-Residential Buildings Green Building Correction Sheet View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.02-2017(effective 2017-01-01) Newly Constructed Non-Residential Buildings Green Building Correction Sheet View
PC/GRN/Corr.Lst.03-2017(effective 2017-01-01) Additions and Alterations Residential Buildings Green Building Correction Sheet View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.113-2017 Office of Statewide Health and Planning Department Requirements (OSHPD 3) Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.109-2017 Supplemental Plan Check Corrections Sheet for Fire District 1 and Very High Fire Hazard Severity Zone (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.044-2017 Supplemental Structural Correction Sheet Steel Brace Frame Design (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.021-2020 Storage Racks Plan Check Correction Sheets (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.034-2020 Supplemental Plan Check List for Concrete Shear Wall (2020) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.035-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet For Concrete Special Moment Resisting Frame (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.038-2017 Supplemental Structural Correction Sheet for Flexible Diaphragm with Rigid Wall (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.043-2017 Supplemental Plan Check List for Prestress Concrete (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.055-2017 Supplemental Plan Check Corrections Sheet for Methane Seepage Regulations (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.111-2017 Supplemental Plan Check Corrections Sheet for Bicycle Parking Ordinance (Effective 3/13/2013) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.018-2020 R1 and R2 Occupancies Plan Check Correction Sheets (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.020B-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet For LA Residential Code Wood Prescriptive Design (2020 Los Angeles Residential Code) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.042-2017 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Masonry Wall Design (2017 LABC) View
PC/MECH/NFPA13D-2016 NFPA 13D 2016 - Plan Check Correction Sheet View
PC/MECH/NFPA14-2016 NFPA 14 2016 Class I Std pipes - Plan Check Correction Sheet View
PC/MECH/NFPA13R-2016 NFPA 13R 2016 - Plan Check Correction Sheet View
PC/MECH/NFPA20 -2016 NFPA 20 2016 - Plan Check Correction Sheet View
PC/MECH/2017 NFPA 13-13 2016 - Automated Mechanical Parking Lifts (Car Stackers) View
PC/MECH/NFPA13-2016 NFPA 13 2016 - General Plan Check Correction Sheet View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst.30-2017 Supplemental Correction Sheets for Pump Systems (Domestic or Fire) (2017 LAPC & 2016 NFPA-20) View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst.107-2017 Untreated Gray Water Correction Sheet (for 2017 Codes) View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst.110-2017 Non-potable Water Reuse (Recycled) Correction Sheet (for 2017 Codes) View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst.57-2017 Supplemental Correction Sheet for Methane Mitigation Systems (for 2017 Codes) View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst.31-2017 Supplemental Correction Sheets for Sewage Ejectors & Sump Pumps (for 2017 Codes) View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst.109-2017 Non-potable Rainwater Catchment System Correction Sheet View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst108-2017 On-Site Treated Gray Water Correction Sheet View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst.106-2017 City of L.A. Plumbing Plan Check Correction List (for 2017 Codes) View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst.29-2017 Supplemental Correction Sheets for Garage Ventilation System (for 2017 Codes) View
PC/MECH/Corr.Lst.14-2017 City of L.A. Mechanical Plan Check Correction List (for 2017 Codes) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.110-2017 Demolition Counter Plan Correction Sheet View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.108-2017 Swimming Pools Plan Check Correction Sheet (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.105-2017 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Sound Transmission (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.103-2017 Supplemental Plan Check Corrections Sheet for Security Requirements (2017 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.058-2017 Counter Plan Check Correction Sheet (2017 LABC) View
PC/ELEC/Corr.Lst.08-2016 Supplemental Correction Sheet for Solar Photovoltaic Systems (ELEC) View
PC/ELEC/Corr.Lst.24-2017 Supplemental Correction Sheet for Electrical Fire Pump System View
PC/ELEC/Corr.Lst.08-2017 City of Los Angeles Electrical Plan Check Correction List View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.109-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Corrections Sheet for Fire District 1 and Very High Fire Hazard Severity Zone (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.108-2020 Swimming Pools Plan Check Correction Sheets (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.045-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Two-way Concrete Slab (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.052-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Steel Moment Frame Design (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.105-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Sound Transmission (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.113-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Office of Statewide Health and Planning Department (OSHPD) Requirements (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.103-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Security Requirements (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.042-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Masonry Wall Design (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.055-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Methane Seepage Regulations (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.102-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for 2020 Building Energy Standards (2019 California Code of Regulations Title 24, Part 6) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.036-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet For Concrete Tilt Up Retrofit (Historical Document) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.111-2020 Supplemental Plan Check Correction Sheet for Bicycle parking Ordinance (Ordinance 182,386 & 185,430) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.032-2020 Adaptive Reuse Plan Check Correction Sheets (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.059-2020 Signs-General Plan Check Correction Sheets (2020 LABC) View
PC/STR/Corr.Lst.058-2020 Counter Plan Check Correction Sheet (2020 LABC) View