Claims for Damages

Risk Management

Claims for Damage to Person or Property
  
If you feel that you have suffered an injury, personal damage, property damage or loss arising from activities generated by the Housing Authority of the County of Los Angeles or the Community Development Commission of the County of Los Angeles, you may file a Claim for Damages to Person or Property by submitting a Claim form to:
 
Community Development Commission  
Housing Authority  
of the County of Los Angeles  
Attn: Risk Management Unit  
700 W. Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
Email: Claims@lacdc.org | TTY (626) 943-3898

If you are uncertain as to whether or not your claim should be filed with our office you may contact Julliette Larin, Risk Analyst at (626) 586-1695 for assistance.

Please Note: Filing a claim directly with the County Board of Supervisor’s office does not comply with the above required Claims Filing Process for the Housing Authority/Commission. You must send your claim to the above referenced address for processing.
 
Claims for death, injury to person or to personal property must be filed no later than 6 months after the occurrence. (Government Code Section 911.2)

All other claims for damages must be filed no later than one year after the occurrence. (Government Code Section 911.2)
 
Subject to certain exceptions, you have only six (6) months from the date of the written notice of rejection of your claim to file a court action. (Government Code Section 945.6)
 
If written notice of rejection of your claim is not given, you have two (2) years from accrual of the cause of action to file a court action. (Government Code Section 945.6)
Download a claim for here: Claim for Damages