FORMS & TOOLS
CITY & PHONE
$103 - $207
Exterior inspection required for residential properties. Allow for at least ten business days for processing.
Form relates to smoke detector and water conservation. Both Buyer and Seller are required to sign.
All buildings are required to be retrofitted with low
consumption plumbing fixtures. Compliance is the responsibility of the seller and is a condition of escrow.
$100 – $150
Inspection required for residential properties and
expires after six months. Buyer acknowledgment
Inspection required for residential properties. Buyer acknowledgment required.
$96 – $128
Report required for residential and commercial
properties, not vacant land. No inspection required. Buyer acknowledgment required.
$196 – $253
Inspection required for residential and commercial properties. Buyer acknowledgment required. Allow for at least ten business days for processing. Economic Development Office closed Fridays.
$337 - $440
Inspection required on residential and commercial property exteriors. Condos are exempt. Buyer may waive the right to inspection if the form is notarized. Allow for at least ten business days for processing.
Inspection required on exteriors of residential and commercial properties and garages.
Exterior inspection required on residential properties and expires within six months. Allow for at least two weeks days for processing.
Inspection required for single family, 1 – 4 units and vacant land. No commercial or anything over four units. Six-month expiration.
Inspection required for all properties. Six-month
expiration. Form not available on the website, call
Building & Safety Division between 7:30 AM – 5:00
$163 – $325
To be completed within three business days of executing an agreement of sale for any residential property. Valid for six months. On-site inspection is optional. If declined, city staff will conduct a visual inspection of property exterior.
Report is required for all properties in the Parking Impacted Area that have or should have a traditional garage upon close of escrow.
$15 – $75+
Report required for residential and vacant land, but not commercial property and expires after six months. No inspection required. Licensed plumber to certify lowflow toilets and showerheads and sign certificate.
Must provide a copy of Recorded Grant Deed/Trustee’s Deed. Prevent delays by attaching a copy of your active City of Lynwood business license along with the application.
Inspection required for onsite wastewater treatment systems (OWTS).
For residential properties only. No inspection required. For payments, use credit card authorization form available on the city website.
Multi-copy application form is mailed. Inspection required & report cannot be waived. Buyer acknowledgment required. No expiration until next sale. The application must have a City Business License.
Palos Verdes Estates
Inspection not required. Valid for six months. Homeowner to apply or third-party applicant must have City Business License.
Inspection required for single-family, duplex, and condos. Buyer has thirty days to complete work. Certificate valid until next sale or occupancy.
Form required for residential only. No inspection unless records show violations. Buyer acknowledgment required. Six-month expiration.
Rolling Hills Estates
$0 – $300
Form required for residential only. Buyer must complete the form and may wave inspection at no cost. Takes at least seven business days.
Form required for residential only. All violations must be corrected within six months. Buyer not required to acknowledge. Two-year expiration.
Inspection not required. Computer record online
application. Cannot be waived. Buyer
acknowledgment required. Six-month expiration.
$170 – $565
Required for residential properties that are 4 units and up. No buyer acknowledgment required. Must apply in person. 6-month expiration
$63 – $377
Inspection required for residential buildings. Building and safety division only accepts cash and check and closed Friday.
Inspection not required. Residential and commercial. Buyer acknowledgment required. Takes seven days. Six-month expiration.
$82 – $308
Six month expiration. Takes ten days to complete.
No inspection required for residential buildings. Buyer acknowledgment required.