Code Enforcement

Hours: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm, Sunday through Saturday
Closed on Designated Holidays
City Hall Holidays
Contact Phone: (310) 952-1786, (310) 952-1788

What Code Enforcement is and does

City of Carson's Top 10 Most Common Code Violations
Did you know the Carson Municipal Code...

  1. Prohibits parking on the lawn. Violators could receive a substantial fine.
  2. Prohibits placing trash cans at the curbside before 6:00p.m., the day prior to collection.
  3. Prohibits trashcans and other items from being stored in public view.
  4. Prohibits the storage of wrecked, inoperable and/or abandoned vehicles in your driveway. These vehicles cannot be visible from the public right of way.
  5. Permits only minor auto repair on residential property.
  6. Prohibits allowing graffiti to remain on any structure. Vouchers for painting supplies can be obtained from the city.
  7. Prohibits certain animals and limits the number of cats, dogs and other common animals.
  8. Prohibits conducting business without a license or permit, including yard sales.
  9. Prohibits high grass and weeds.
  10. Requires permits for most alterations to a dwelling or structure prior to any construction.

City Hall Contact

701 E Carson Street
Carson, CA 90745
(310) 830-7600, 7 AM - 6 PM
Monday - Thursday
24-hour automated: (310) 952-1700


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