Oakland California Chicken Ordinance

By alicefelldown · Jan 11, 2012 ·
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    Oakland California Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsNo less than 20 feet from any dwelling, church or school.
    City/Organization Contact nameCity Clerk Phone: (510) 238-6620 Fax: (510) 238-3315 Email: [email protected]
    Additional Information6.04.320 - Keeping of fowl. It is unlawful for any person to keep any ducks, geese, chickens or other fowls in any enclosure in the city unless the exterior boundaries of said enclosures are more than twenty (20) feet from any dwelling, church or school. It is unlawful for any person to keep, harbor or maintain roosters within the city limit. This section shall not prohibit the activity authorized under Section 6.04.290 of this code. (Ord. 12705 § 3, 2005: Prior code § 3-9.28)
    Link for more Informationhttp://library.municode.com/HTML/16308/level2/T6_C6.04.html#T6_C6.04_6.04.320
    Information Last Updated2010-03-21 00:00:00

    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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