Oakley, California

By JessicaJ · Jan 9, 2014 ·
  1. JessicaJ
    <CITY AND STATE> Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed3
    Roosters Allowed0
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop Restrictions
    Structures housing household pets in R-6, R-7, R-10, R‑12 or R-15 residential districts shall be subject to the guidelines provided in Article 18 (Accessory Structures).

    Coop under 119sf and no higher then the height of the adjacent fence to which they are to be placed may be located up to the property line (needs to be at least 5 feet away from houses and other structures excluding the fence). Coop/ run may NOT be attached to a shared fence.

    Larger coops (120sf or more) will need to comply with building permit requirements and be set back 3 feet from the property line.
    City/Organization Contact nameCity of Oakley
    Additional Information
    Permitted Uses: Residential: The following uses are permitted in a single-family residential district:
    10) Household pets as follows:
    b) No more than three chickens and three rabbits;
    c) Roosters shall be prohibited in all residential districts.
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    Information Last Updated1/09/2014

    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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