You can pay your Los Angeles County Certified Unified Program Agency (CUPA) permit fees via the online payment system or by U.S. mail. Please pay your consolidated invoice before the due date to prevent receiving a late payment penalty notice. Annual CUPA permit fees are non-refundable and non-transferable to new owners or new locations. For questions regarding your consolidated invoice, please call (323) 838-2345.

Online Payment

To pay your CUPA permit fees using your credit/debit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover) or electronic check (eCheck), visit our payment portal above. There will be a service fee of 2.25% per credit/debit card payment transaction. A flat service fee of $0.95  will be applied per eCheck payment transaction.

Please have your Los Angeles County CUPA and invoice number(s) from your consolidated invoice statement ready. Please refer to the sample invoice below to locate the required reference numbers. Please note credit/debit card and eCheck payments typically post within three to seven business days.

In-Person and U.S. Mail Payments

Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, all County facilities are closed to the public until further notice.  For CUPA invoices, we are only accepting online payments or payments via US mail.

Mail your check along with the consolidated invoice
payment mailing stub to the following address:

County of Los Angeles Fire Department
P.O. Box 513148
Los Angeles, CA 90051-1148

Please write your Los Angeles County CUPA number
and invoice number(s) on your check.


  • For information on previous invoices, please call (323) 838-2345.
  • For billing questions, please call (323) 838-2345.
  • For questions regarding permitted programs, please call (323) 890-4000.