Los Angeles City Building Codes


Adoption Info


Los Angeles Municipal Code
Ordinance No. 186488
Original document


Ordinance No. 184691
effective December 30, 2016
Original document
Ordinance No. 184692
effective December 30, 2016
Original document

Los Angeles City Building Codes

The building codes of Los Angeles City adopt the the California Building Code 2019, California Residential Code 2019, California Existing Building Code 2019, Los Angeles Fire Code 2020, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, 2016, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, 2016, California Plumbing Code 2019, California Mechanical Code 2019, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete 2014, California Green Building Standards Code 2019, and Los Angeles Elevator Code.

Los Angeles City building codes, including the fire and residential codes

Los Angeles City Agencies

City of Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety
Website: https://www.ladbs.org/
Address: Metro (Downtown), 201 and 221 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone: (213) 473-3231

Los Angeles Fire Department
Website: https://www.lafd.org
Address: 200 North Main Street, 16th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90012 Phone: (213) 978-3800
Fax: (213) 978-3712

Office of Historic Resources, Department of City Planning
Website: https://preservation.lacity.org
Address: 221 N. Figueroa St., Suite 1350, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Email: planning.figcounter@lacity.org
Phone: (213) 847-3676