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General

ID   Title  
IB/P/GI 2014-001 Notice to Contractors - Insurance and License Requirements View
IB/P/GI 2017-003 Express Permits (No Plan Check Required) View
IB/P/GI 2010-005 Requirements to Change the Use of a Building to a Food Establishment View
IB/P/GI 2014-006 Document Submittal Requirements for Tenant Improvement, Addition, or Alteration to an Existing Commercial Industrial Building View
IB/P/GI 2014-007 Document Submittal Requirements for a New Multi-Family Dwelling View
IB/P/GI 2014-008 Document Submittal Requirements for an Alteration or Addition to an Existing Single-Family Dwelling or Multi-Family Dwelling View
IB/P/GI 2014-009 Document Submittal Requirements for a New Single-Family Dwelling View
IB/P/GI 2014-010 Document Submittal Requirements for a New Commercial Industrial Building View
IB/P/GI 2014-011 Qualification Criteria for Building (1) Counter Plan Check (2) Appointment Plan Check & (3) Regular Plan Check View
IB/P/GI 2014-012 Qualification Criteria for Electrical Counter Plan Check and Regular Plan Check View
IB/P/GI 2014-013 Qualification Criteria for Mechanical (1) Counter Plan Checks (2) Regular Plan Checks View
IB/P/GI 2014-015 General Engineering Contractors and Demolitions View
IB/P/GI 2017-015 General Engineering Contractors and Demolitions View
IB/P/GI 2014-016 Definition of "Commenced Construction" and Similar Phrases View
IB/P/GI 2017-018 Computer Software Program Solutions View
IB/P/GI 2014-020 One Story Addition View
IB/P/GI 2014-021 Change of Use View
IB/P/GI 2014-022 General Notes for Single-Family Dwellings View
IB/P/GI 2014-023 List of Common Acronyms and Abbreviations Used by the City of Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety (LADBS) View
IB/P/GI 2014-024 Instructions for Preparing and Recording Covenants with the Los Angeles County View
IB/P/GI 2014-025 How to Obtain Copies of City of Los Angeles Ordinances View
IB/P/GI 2014-026 Obtaining Permits to Resolve Orders View
IB/P/GI 2014-027 Guidelines for Plan Check and Permit Requirements for Solar Energy Devices View

Building Code

ID   Title  
IB/P/BC 2017-002 Retaining or Slough Wall (4 foot High or Less) View
IB/P/BC 2014-006 Attached Patio Cover View
IB/P/BC 2014-009 Detached Carport View
IB/P/BC 2017-009 Detached Carport View
IB/P/BC 2017-010 Importance of Lumber Species and Grade in Wood Shear Walls View
IB/P/BC 2014-014 Design and Construction of Swimming Pools View
IB/P/BC 2014-027 Onsite Wastewater Treatment System (OWTS) (Residential) View
IB/P/BC 2014-039 Demolition of Buildings View
IB/P/BC 2014-040 Prescriptive Standards for Suspended Ceiling Assemblies View
IB/P/BC 2017-063 Maintenance of Approved Building Plans View
IB/P/BC 2014-065 Coastal Development Permit View
IB/P/BC 2017-069 Sound-Rated Partitions and Floor-Ceiling Construction View
IB/P/BC 2014-070 Chimney Repair View
IB/P/BC 2002-071 Wall Anchorage Assemblies to Flexible Diaphragms Revised Design Criteria (Under Construction) View
IB/P/BC 2014-073 Policy for Stamped Plans View
IB/P/BC 2017-073 Policy for Stamped Plans by Engineer or Architect View
IB/P/BC 2014-074 Sound Insulation Requirements for Noise Sensitive Structures Near Los Angeles International Airport View
IB/P/BC 2014-084 Accessibility Details for Parking View
IB/P/BC 2017-084 Parking Accessibility Details View
IB/P/BC 2014-085 Accessibility Details for Ramps, Stairs & Elevators View
IB/P/BC 2014-086 Accessibility Details for Doors, Maneuvering Spaces and Routes View
IB/P/BC 2017-086 Doors & Maneuvering Spaces Accessibility Details View
IB/P/BC 2014-087 Accessibility Details for Restrooms and Drinking Fountains View
IB/P/BC 2017-087 Restrooms & Drinking Fountain Accessibility Details View
IB/P/BC 2014-088 Accessibility Details for Tubs and Showers View
IB/P/BC 2017-088 Tubs & Shower Accessibility Details View
IB/P/BC 2014-089 Accessibility Details for Obstructions, Reach Ranges, Card Readers, and Telephones View
IB/P/BC 2017-089 Obstructions, Reach Ranges, Card Readers, & Telephones Accessibility Details View
IB/P/BC 2014-090 Accessibility Details for Curbs, Blended Transitions, Islands and Detectable Warnings View
IB/P/BC 2017-090 Curbs, Blended Transitions, Islands, and Detectable Warnings Accessibility Details View
IB/P/BC 2014-091 Accessibility Details for Signs View
IB/P/BC 2017-091 Sign Accessibility Details View
IB/P/BC 2014-096 6 Inch Concrete Block Masonry Wall Detail View
IB/P/BC 2014-097 Early Start Permits View
IB/P/BC 2008-098 Structural Design Guidelines for Steel Moment-Resisting Frames View
IB/P/BC 2014-102 Methane Hazard Mitigation Standard Plan Simplified Method for Small Additions View
IB/P/BC 2014-104 Cargo Containers for Incidental Storage View
IB/P/BC 2017-120 Interim General Policy for Plan Check Time Extension View
IB/P/BC 2014-128 Required Permits and Inspections for Retaining Walls, Sub-surface, Drain Systems, Fill, Planting and Irrigation of Slopes View
IB/P/BC 2014-133 Minimum Info to be Shown on Grading Plans View
IB/P/BC 2017-136 SS Program - Permitting and Inspection Process Guidelines View
IB/P/BC 2017-146 Guidelines for Permitting New Antennas and Replacement of Units on Existing Telecommunication Antennas (Cell Towers) View