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News Release

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Media Relations

Valet Permits In Los Angeles Mandatory on February 1, 2014

Los Angeles: Beginning on February 1, 2014, Los Angeles Police Commission Investigators will enforce the new valet ordinance. It is imperative that all valet companies that operate within the City of Los Angeles obtain all necessary Police Commission Permits. Unpermitted businesses may be subject to the following: citation, arrest, or criminal charges filed with the City Attorney and civil sanctions of up to $2,500 per violation per day.

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On November 14, 2013 the Los Angeles City Council enacted a new valet ordinance, Sections 103.203 (b) and 103.203.1 (b) of the Los Angeles Municipal Code. Over the past two months Police Commission staff conducted several community outreach meetings to advise business owners of the new ordinance. Additionally, Police Commission Permit Processing Section conducted permit application classes for dozens of valet companies.

Business owners interested in applying for a valet permit may contact the Police Commission Permit Processing Section at (213) 996-1210. Members of the public can report violations or complaints pertaining to valet companies by calling the valet hotline at (323) 929-2568.