Is my project eligible for
the Priority Housing Project (PHP) program?
Entitlement projects that meet minimum thresholds for affordability are eligible for priority case processing under the DSC PHP program. Minimum thresholds include:
An Affordable Housing Referral Form signed by the Department of City Planning staff is required to file a case. Submit your completed form, along with your set of plans to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please allow a minimum of two weeks for us to complete our initial review.
All cases filed must include a completed Density Bonus Form and required attachments.
Case types eligible for the PHP program include but are not limited to:
What does it cost?
The cost for most of our services is imbedded in our entitlement case filing and clearance fees. Some of our services, such as special forms for funding, have additional review fees. Please contact our staff for more information.
How can you reach us?Department of City Planning
Phone: (213) 202-5456
Housing liaisons in other departments:
Building and Safety (LADBS)
Phone: 3-1-1 (within the City of Los Angeles) or
Housing and Community Investment Dept.
Phone: (213) 808-8843
Mayor Garcetti's Executive Directive 13, Support for Affordable Housing - Quarterly Status Report