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NEW UPDATE FOR TRANSPORTATION PERMITS
EPIC-LA for Road, Flood Control and Service Cut (Utility Service) permits is now available!
These permit submittals are being processed through the EPIC-LA site and the Electronic Permit Submittal portal is no longer available.
Prior to using EPIC-LA, customers must first register in EPIC-LA at https://epicla.lacounty.gov to avoid potential delays.
For additional help, YouTube tutorials are available at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqi7OLunXEyd70MO29H8iuw.
We thank you for your cooperation during the successful launch of EPIC-LA for Road, Flood Control and Utility Service permits.
TRANSPORTATION PERMITS WILL GO LIVE AS SOON AS ADDITIONAL TESTING HAS BEEN COMPLETED.
PLEASE CONTINUE TO SUBMIT YOUR TRANSPORTATION PERMITS USING THE SPATS SYSTEM.
For all overweight vehicle special permits for the City of Carson, the Intermodal-Sea Container designation must be selected in the Load Content Type portion of the application.
I. To apply for a Transportation permit click here.
A document authorizing the movement of vehicles or vehicle combinations exceeding statutory limitations (as to size, weight, and loading of vehicles) as contained in Division 15 of the California Vehicle Code and Los Angeles County Code; Chapter 16.22 MOVING PERMITS. Permits are valid for travel upon County highways and incorporated cities for which the County has issuance authority. Please see Attachment 13 for listing of city authority.
You may fill out an application on line and pay for it either by credit card on-line or submit the required fee ($16.00 for single trip permits; $90.00 for annual permits) to our main permit office located on the 8th floor of our Headquarters building at 900 South Fremont Avenue in the City of Alhambra. Please call us at (626) 458-3126 if you have any questions.
A service cut permit is an online authorization allowing a utility company to work on their facilities, within the road right of way. Excavations equal to or smaller than 5' wide and 20' long are considered service cuts. Utility companies must obtain an annual blanket excavation permit in order to utilize this service. If you are a franchised utility owner, please call us at (626) 458-3127 to inquire about obtaining an annual blanket excavation permit.