California Public Records Act (CPRA) Requests

California Public Records Act (CPRA) Requests

The California Public Records Act (CPRA) allows for the inspection or disclosure of government records to the public, upon request, unless exempted by law. To request copies of public records from the City of Los Angeles Harbor Department, download and complete the CPRA Request Form. Before submitting a CPRA request, requestors are encouraged to check the Board Agenda Archive And Videos page as the records sought may already be available online. 

CPRA Request Form

Submitting a CPRA Request

Requests may be submitted by regular mail, electronic mail, or facsimile to:

Los Angeles Harbor Department
Commission Office
425 S. Palos Verdes Street
San Pedro, CA 90731
Email: [email protected] 
Phone: (310) 732-3444 
Fax: (310) 519-0291

Please allow up to 10 calendar days to receive a response to your request.

CPRA Request Fees and Payments

The duplication fee is $0.10 per page for standard-sized documents (8 1/2" x 11” or 8 1/2" x 14" white paper with black ink) and $0.25 per page for large-sized documents (11" x 17" white paper with black ink). Duplication of documents onto a CD or a USB Storage Drive is $5.00. Additional costs may apply for postage (e.g., first class U.S. Mail or expedited delivery), photographs, color reproductions, over-sized drawings, maps & charts, or special programming associated with electronic records. All payments are due at the time copies of records are requested. For in-person payments, either cash or check is accepted. For mail-in payments, requestors are encouraged to send checks (not cash) in order to ensure payments reach the CPRA Unit. Checks should be made payable in U.S. funds to the Los Angeles Harbor Department.