Aurora Colorado Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | Updated: Mar 26, 2014 | | |
  1. LarryPQ
    Aurora Colorado Chicken Ordinance
    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed4
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredYes - $40 one time fee
    Coop RestrictionsHens must be provided with a covered, predator-resistant chicken coop that:
    • Provides at least two square-feet of space per hen.
    • Has floor space no larger than 120 square-feet in size.
    • Is properly ventilated and designed to be easily accessed, cleaned and maintained.
    • Is located next to an enclosed fenced area that is at least six square-feet in size or larger to allow the hens outdoors during the day. The fence must adequately protect them from predators.
    • Chicken coops and enclosures must be kept neat and sanitary at all times. They must be cleaned on a regular basis to prevent offensive odors or excessive build up of chicken waste.
    City/Organization Contact nameAurora Animal Care Division, 303-326-8288 or [email protected].
    Additional InformationInterested folks may want to join our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/groups/ChicksInAurora/
    Link for more Informationhttps://www.auroragov.org/LivingHere/PetsLivestockandWildlife/Chickens/index.htm
    Information Last Updated2010-03-30 11:57:27

    NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken forum. Please make sure to double check that this information is accurate before you proceed with raising chickens. You can read more info about checking local laws here..

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  1. techpeak
    You should be able to apply for permits in late April! :)
  2. Cleebee

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