State law authorizes a person who holds an ownership interest of record in a property that is the subject of a racially or otherwise unlawfully restrictive covenant to record a Restrictive Covenant Modification document to have the illegal language stricken (Government Code §12956.2). A person who holds an ownership interest of record in property that the person believes is the subject of an unlawfully restrictive covenant in violation of subdivision (l) of Section 12955 may record a document titled Restrictive Covenant Modification.
Such Restrictive Covenant Modifications can be performed by the County of Los Angeles Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk Office, who can be contacted, as follows:
Phone: (800) 201-8999, Option 2
Prior to applying for a permit/plan application, be sure to review the required submittals for your respective application.
You may apply for an entitlement processor permits* online through “ConnectLCF“.*Prior to applying for a building permit (excluding trade permits), you will need to apply for a Zoning Clearance first. You will need the Zoning Clearance case number to complete your building permit application.
You must register with your own login before applying. You may also find useful guides and tutorials under the How To Guides on ConnectLCF portal.