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Zoning Ordinance

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*This Edition updated through Ordinance Update No. 95 (2/14)

Part One: Basic Provisions  (indicates the following)

  • Purpose of Zoning Ordinance
  • Definitions of Zoning Ordinance

Part Two: Use Regulations

  • All zones (Residential, Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial, etc.)
  • Supplemental Limitations on uses

Part Three: Animal Regulations

  • Kinds of animals allowed
  • How many allowed
  • Animal Enclosure Regulations

Part Four: Development Regulations

  • Density
  • Lot Size
  • Building Type
  • Floor Area Ratio
  • Building Height
  • Setbacks

Part Five: Special Area Regulations

  • Airport Area
  • Flood Plain
  • Community Design Review
  • Historic Regulations
  • Scenic Regulations

Part Six: General Regulations

  • Temporary Use Regulations
  • Accessory Use Regulations
  • Parking Regulations
  • Miscellaneous Regulations

Part Seven: Procedures


Part Eight: Fallbrook Village Regulations
 

Index

Ordinance No. 5281 (New Series), Adopted - October 18, 1978.  Effective - December 19, 1978.

Zoning Ordinance Summary

Individual Land Uses: Alphabetical List, by Type

Important Note: The Zoning Ordinance is continually undergoing additions, deletions, and alterations. Up-to-date ordinance information is available at the Zoning Information Counter at the Department of Planning and Development Services. Any questions regarding possible changes in zoning ordinances should be directed to the Zoning Information Counter - (858) 565-5981.

 For persons holding copies of the San Diego County Zoning Ordinance, you may now print the revised pages to update your copy of the Zoning Ordinance at this link:

Update No. 95 (2/14)   [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 94 (11/13)   [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 93 (10/13)   [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 92 (6/13)   [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 91 (3/13)   [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 90 (11/12)    [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 89 (7/12)    [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 88 (4/12)    [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 87 (9/11)    [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 86 (2/11)    [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 85 (1/11)    [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 84 (10/10)   [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 83 (9/10)    [Double-sided printing is recommended]

Update No. 82 (7/10)    [Double-sided printing is recommended]