Report a Property Violation

Provider: 
Department of Building and Safety
Categories: 
Fraud/Violation Reporting
Report a Violation/Fraud
Request for Services or Assistance
Description: 
To report a potential code violation on a private property.
More Info: 
Check if vacant property is already being repaired
Check the Property Activity Report (http://www.permitla.org/ipar/search_address.cfm)to see if vacant buildings and properties with abatement orders pending were already being repaired.
Determine validity of miscellaneous complaints
Check Code Enforcement Information System (CEIS) application @ http://www.permitla.org/csr
Example of property violations
Example of property violations are: -- commercial and residential complaint and referral-- interagency housing task force (a.k.a. slum lord task force)-- pro-active code enforcement (PACE)-- vehicle establishment inspection program (VEIP)-- problem property resolution team (PPRT)-- contract nuisance abatement (CNA)-- abandoned building task-force (ABTF)-- nuisance abatement revocation (NAR)
Follow-up and/or check status of code enforcement complaints
-- Check Code Enforcement Information System (CEIS)application for inspector name and follow-up with inspector when entire complaint was referred to other referral departments.-- Refer to Code Enforcement Information System (CEIS) and Property Activity Report(IPAR) applications when act as "subject specialist" and "go-between" to check on status of inspections and when complaint is jointly handled.
Follow-up or check high level results of code enforcement inspections
Check Code Enforcement Information System (CEIS) application @ http://www.permitla.org/csr and/or IPAR application @ http://www.permitla.org/ipar/search_address.cfm
Process fax/e-mail complaints from public and other referral departments
Check Code Enforcement Information System (CEIS) application @ http://www.permitla.org/csr/
Property Activity Report
For general property information, please access the Property Activity Report at http://www.permitla.org/ipar/search_address.cfm
Provide contact information of assigned inspector
Check Code Enforcement Information System (CEIS) application @ http://www.permitla.org/csr/ and IPAR application @ http://www.permitla.org/ipar/search_address.cfm for contact information
Substandard property/abatements (remove or adjust property liens)
Contact Data Management @ (213) 252-3366
Vacant properties with abatement orders pending
To see a list of vacant buildings and properties with abatement orders pending in the City of Los Angeles, refer to http://lacity.org/ladbs/cnalist/nd5016.pdf
Locations: 
Department of Building and Safety
201 N Figueroa St
Rm 980
Los Angeles, CA 90012
TEL: (213) 473-3231 outside L.A. County
CTX: (213) 473-3231
Email: 
No email address provided.
Hours: 
Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Accessible: 
No info about accommodations provided
Parking: 
Metered street parking available

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