Online Services

Gardena Direct Online 1Gardena provides a wide variety of ways for the public to stay informed and to participate in what is going on in the community. Stay informed and let your voice be heard. Improve your community. Report an issue and watch it get fixed.
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business license onlineAny person who conducts any business, trade, profession, enterprise or occupation within the City of Gardena is required to obtain a license whether or not the physical business address in in our outside of the City.
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police report onlineWelcome to the Gardena Police Department. The Police Department is extremely proud of its history of positive interaction and support from the community we serve.
parking citation onlineA fast, secure and reliable payment solution for your parking citation. Whether paying for one or multiple citations our system will ensure efficiency and quality for making your timely payment.

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alarm permit onlineAny residence or business with an alarm system must have a permit on file with the City.  Alarm System Permit processing is handled through the Police Department.

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inspectionsBuilding Services is responsible for reviewing construction plans with building codes; issuing permits; inspecting building construction; administering and enforcing building codes; ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations; and providing general building information.

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Featured Stories

Scroll through our featured stories to stay up-to-date with all our current events and information going on in the city.

Media & Publications


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A Codification of the General Ordinances of the City of Gardena, California


Copies of the City Budget  and Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) are available for purchase in the City Clerk’s Office. For additional information please call (310) 217-9565.


Multiple City use forms are available for download.

5. RFP’s

If you are interested in doing business with the City of Gardena and wish to submit a bid for goods, services or equipment, please check this web page routinely for a current list of solicitations.

Frequently Asked Questions

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