City-Wide Regulations

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

These ordinances and resolutions apply City-wide, in both the Inland and Coastal Zones.

For assistance with planning inquiries and applications, please contact the Planning Counter at (805) 961-7543.

Sign Regulations  Art. I, Ch. 35 GMC
Housing Element Related Updates to Zoning Ordinances (August 2015)  Ordinance No. 15-03
Accessory Dwelling Unit Regulations  Ordinance No. 20-02

Cannabis Land Use Ordinance 

Priority List Resolution

 Ordinance No. 19-11

 Resolution No. 19-35

Design Guidelines

Design Review Board Bylaws and Guidelines [Amend. 2015] Res. 15-04
Outdoor Lighting Guidelines  
Architectural Standards for Commercial Projects Res. 03-20
Goleta Old Town Heritage District Guidelines  


Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Download Acrobat Reader Flash Player Download Flash Player Windows Media Player Download Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Download Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Download Word Viewer Excel Viewer Download Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer Download PowerPoint Viewer