Application Deposit / Fee
Appeals Application $2,262.61 - deposit
Community Development Director's Determination Application $293.68 - fee
Condo Conversion Application (Not Available) $5,062.75 - deposit
Covenants, Conditions, & Restrictions (CC&R's) Application $965.00 - deposit
Covenants of Easement Application (Not Available) $726.61 - fee
Design Review Application $1,404.61 - deposit
Development Permit Application $5,452.36 - deposit
Environmental Impact Report (Not Available) $7,272.25 - deposit
Final Subdivision Map Application $2,914.33 - deposit
Final Tract Map Application $2,914.33 - deposit
General Plan Amendment Application $6,764.69 - deposit
Land Use Determination Application $2,542.61 - deposit
Lot Line Adjustment Application $1,074.48 - deposit
Lot Merger Application $1,074.48 - deposit
Minor Development Application $1,194.61 - deposit
Negative Declaration (Not Available) $4,472.25 - deposit
Planning Letter Application $472.50 - fee
Planning Text Amendment $6,764.69 - deposit
Preliminary Environmental Assessment (Not Available) $4,472.25 - deposit
Research Letter Application $402.50 - fee
Restrictive Use Covenant Application $842.86 - fee
Site Plan Review Application $1,813.61 - deposit
Specific Plan Amendment Application $6,764.69 - deposit
Special Use Permit Application $5,062.75 - deposit
Tentative Parcel Map Application $3,470.11 - deposit
Tentative Tract Map Application $3,470.11 - deposit
Time Extension Application $2,122.61- deposit
Variance - Director's Determination $3,276.22 - deposit
Variance - Planning Commission Determination $3,682.86 - deposit
Wireless Telecommunications Plan Check Application* $5,452.36 - deposit
Zone Change Application $6,764.69 - deposit
Zoning Verification Letter (one per property/lot) $472.50 - fee

* The Wireless Telecommunications Plan Check application is for projects where the proposed work will take place on private property. Please contact the Public Works Department at (310) 973-3260 for any Wireless Telecommunication Plan Checks where the proposed worl is located in the public right-of-way.

COVID-19: Procedural Changes

The department's counter is currently closed to the public due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Applicaitons, plans, payments, and other documents are still being processed utilizing the following methods:

Payment Notice:
Cash, credit cards, debit cards, and card authorization forms are not accepted at this time.

We are only accpeting check's, cashier's check's, and money orders made payable to the City of Lawndale at this time.

1. Drop-Off Bin:

Patron's can leave their application, plans, payments and documents inside the drop-off bin located just outside the main entrance doors of City Hall. The bin is available during our normal business hours: Monday - Thursday, 7 am to 6 pm.

Do not drop-off any items outside of these hours!

2. Mail

Patron's can also mail-in their items. Please using the following address to send in your item:

City of Lawndale
Community Development Department
14717 Burin Avenue
Lawndale, CA 90260

3. E-Mail:
Patron's may submit their applications and plans by e-mail by sending them to the following e-mail addresses:

Note: Physical copies of plans are still required when submitting new or revised plans.

Adrian Gutierrez
Phone: (310) 973-3230

Esequiel Pimentel
Phone: (310) 973-3236

4. Inspections:
To schedule an inspection, please call the following numbers:

Building: (310) 973-3236 or
Planning: (310) 973-3230

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