City of Los Angeles
Department of Public Works
Bureau of Street Services
Please be advised that all BSS office counters will be unavailable on Monday, June 20, 2022 in celebration of Juneteenth Holiday . It will resume operation on Tuesday, June 21, 2022.



ONLINE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
If you are interested in using the online application for a Water Discharge/Fire Test Permit , please read the instructions below.

For more information please call:   (213) 847 - 6000    


THE FOLLOWING ARE THE MAIN REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLYING ONLINE:


No. 1   
This permit is valid for the discharges of water into the roadway.  An onsite inspection by a Street Investigator is required.

No. 2   
The applicant has to fill in all the fields that are marked with *, otherwise the application will not be accepted by the server.

Applicant will see a message on the screen after submitting the application form, indicating that his/her application was successfully submitted and a Reference No. is issued to that application. Please provide this reference number if you need to call our offices.


No. 3  
Applicants can check the status of their permits online 24 hours a day.
All permits that are completely processed by our staff will be available online for applicants to print out. 


No. 4  
Applicants must notify the Department of Building and Safety and Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) 5 days prior to test.