Please follow the steps below for the permit submittal and issuance process.
- Check the Zoning of your property.
Residential backyard chicken permits may only be issued to properties with the following Zoning designations:
R-1AAAA, R-1AAA, R-1AA, R-1A, R-1 R-2, R-3, R-CE-C, RT-1, RT-2, R-L-D, NC, NAC, or NR.
- Review the guidelines below.
- Submit permit online through Orange County Fast Track. You must create an account in order to submit a permit online.
- Upon issuance of the permit you will receive an email with the copy of the permit and instructions for property posting. A sign indicating permit issuance, will be furnished by the Zoning Division and must be posted property for a period of at least seven (7) days after permit issuance in a conspicuous and easily visible location that is not in the right-of-way.