Elevator Permits

Elevator Permits


This is the government office for the City of Paramount. Services include animal licenses, election information, city information lines, business licensing, building and occupancy inspections, trash/garbage pickup, large item trash/garbage pickup, permits, city maintenance and planning and zoning. Geographic restrictions apply for some services; business-related services are provided only for businesses located in Paramount.

The city provides building permits, electrical permits, elevator permits, mechanical permits and plumbing permits for any contracted work done within city limits.

The city also provides dog licensing at City Hall.

City maintenance includes street maintenance, street construction/repair, street lighting maintenance and street cleaning.

Trash and large item pickup is provided by CalMet Services, Inc. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call or walk in for information or service or to apply for a business license; applications must be approved by the zoning department. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for most services. The fee for a business license is $125, plus an additional flat fee per employee. There are fixed fees for various permits. There are fixed fees for dog licenses.
Application Procedure
Service Condition Fee


16400 Colorado Ave.

Paramount , CA 90723 (Physical)

Get directions
Service hours
Monday through Thursday, 7:30am to 5:30pm; Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.


(562) 630-6731

Service/Intake and Administration

(562) 220-2027 (City Hall)


(562) 220-2018 (Business Licenses) (562) 220-2036 (Community & Development) (562) 220-2121 (Community Svs & Recreation) (562) 220-2233 (Graffiti Hotline) (562) 220-2020 (Public Works) (562) 633-2904 (Easy Rider Shuttle and Dial-A-Ride Services) (877) 933-3396 (Medical Taxi Card Program) (562) 220-2018 (Dog License) (562) 259-1239 (CalMet Services Inc - Trash/Large Item Pickup)

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