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Tucson Arizona Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. LarryPQ
    Tucson Arizona Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed24
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop Restrictionsminimum 50 feet from residence of others, must be kept clean and sanitary
    City/Organization Contact nameTucson, AZ Code of Ordinances amlegal.com is linked as the source for the Tucson Code by the City of Tucson website http://cms3.tucsonaz.gov/citygov
    Additional InformationTucson Code Chapeter 4 Article IV concerns Fowl, which is defined as all birds. Sections of this article state that no more than 24 birds may be kept within the city limits, any coup or run for housing birds must be a minimum of 50 feet from the residential structures of others and kept clean and sanitary, and specifically prohibits the keeping of any male birds of guinea fowl. Chapter 4, Article I, Section 4-8 prohibits the sale of fowl at swap meets or on public property and also places some specific limits on the sale of chicks and ducklings.
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.amlegal.com/library/az/tucson.shtml
    Information Last Updated2010-03-18 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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