Rules and regulations for the L.A. City golf courses are promulgated by the Department of Recreation and Parks Board of Commissioners, per Municipal Code §63.44

 
  • SPECTATORS / CADDIES / CHAPERONES
    • Griffith Park, Rancho Park, Sepulveda, Hansen Dam, Woodley Lakes, Harbor Park
      • Spectators and caddies age 18 and over are permitted with full electric car rental
      • No spectators under age 18 - No exceptions
      • Parents, guardians, and/or chaperones are permitted to accompany minors 
    • Roosevelt, Penmar, Los Feliz 3-par, Rancho 3-par
      • No spectators permitted
      • Parents, guardians, and/or chaperones are permitted to accompany minors
  • GOLF COURSE GENERAL RULES
    • All golfers:
      • must be registered with the golf starter before starting his/her round of golf
      • must have a set of clubs with a golf bag
      • are expected to play without delay and comply at all times with local and USGA Rules of Golf
      • must comply with the course management and Player Assistant's instructions
      • may have only one ball in play (per USGA Rules of Golf)
      • may not practice on the golf course
      • must keep golf cars at least 30 feet from greens and tees
      • are expected to wear proper golf attire including appropriate golf shoes
      • are expected to repair their divots, ball marks on greens, and rake bunkers 
    • Maximum number of golfers per group on all 18 holes courses is four
    • Maximum number of golfers per group on all 9 hole courses is five
  • JUNIOR GOLF POLICY
    • ​​​​​​​9 hole and 18 hole courses:
      • ​​​​​​​Minimum age is 7 to play golf accompanied by a parent or guardian
      • Minimum age is 13 to play golf unaccompanied
    • ​​​​​​​Los Feliz 3-par and Rancho Park 3-par:
      • ​​​​​​​Minimum age is 5 to play golf accompanied by a parent or guardian
      • Minimum age is 13 to play golf unaccompanied