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Final Environmental Inspection Requirements

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Final Environmental Inspection Requirements

The following are items that should be completed prior to requesting a final inspection from the Environmental Division (each item will not apply to all projects):


  • Irrigation and landscape in the front yard.
  • Driveway paved.
  • Garage interior dimensions 18' x 20' free and clear of obstructions.
  • Structure(s) painted.
  • Not more than 50% of the front yard may be paved (including walkways).
  • Appropriate setback area between property lines and structure(s).
  • Verify bedroom sizes according to approved plans.
  • Minimum 4" address numerals visible from the street and/or alley.
  • Removal of port-o-pots, construction debris and materials.
  • Guest parking spaces permanently labeled and wheel stops installed.
  • Storage (if in garage must be 4'6" above the floor and not project more than 3' into parking area.
  • Oil well vent locations.
  • Minimum 5' high fencing for pools and spas.

Commercial Developments:

  • Parking spaces double-line striped and sized to meet Code.
  • Handicap parking and signage to meet Code.
  • Roof and ground equipment screened from view.
  • Irrigation and landscape installed.
  • Minimum 6" address numerals.
  • If building signage is installed it must be approved and permitted.

If required, trash enclosure or trash enclosure upgrades must be completed

Senior Environmental Quality Officers

Sharron Jones (310) 618-5924
Nora Duncan (310) 618-5912

Environmental Quality Officers

Ken Brady (310) 618-5985
Hilda Colclasure (310) 781-7672 
Jana Dartois (310) 618-5867 
Mark Fujimori (310) 618-5876
Karen Guevara (310) 618-5946

NOTE: To request a Final Inspection, please call (310) 618-5927 and leave a message.  An Environmental Quality Officer will return your call.

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