Zoning Code

Below is the latest edition of the Zoning Code, as amended on November 2, 2015.  The City's interactive zoning map is viewable online or as a PDF.   Zoning fees are also available on the website.  

City of Batavia Zoning Code

  1. Index (PDF)
  2. Chapter 1.1: Title and Purpose (PDF)
  3. Chapter 2.1: Single Family Residential Districts (PDF)
  4. Chapter 2.2: Multi-Family Residential Districts (PDF)
  5. Chapter 2.3: Commercial Districts (PDF)
  6. Chapter 2.4: Downtown Mixed Use District (PDF)
  7. Chapter 2.5: Mixed Use District (PDF)
  8. Chapter 2.6: Employment Districts (PDF)
  9. Chapter 2.7: Public Facilities Institutional District (PDF)
  10. Chapter 2.8: Parks and Open Space District (PDF)
  11. Chapter 3.1: Planned Development Overlay District (PDF)
  12. Chapter 3.2: Arterial Setback Overlay District (PDF)
  13. Chapter 3.3: Batavia Avenue Setback Overlay District (PDF)
  14. Chapter 3.4: Downtown Building Height Overlay District (PDF)
  15. Chapter 3.5: South River Street Gateway Overlay District (PDF)
  16. Chapter 4.1: Site Regulations (PDF)
  17. Chapter 4.2: Off-Street Parking and Loading Regulations (PDF)
  18. Chapter 4.3: Landscape Regulations (PDF)
  19. Chapter 4.4: Sign Regulations (PDF)
  20. Chapter 4.5: Supplemental Use Regulations (PDF)
  21. Chapter 4.6: Nonconforming Uses, Lots, Parcels, Structures and Signs (PDF)
  22. Chapter 4.7: Wireless Communication Facilities (PDF)
  23. Chapter 4.8: Over Air Reception Devices, Large Satellite Dishes and Amateur Radio Facilities (PDF)
  24. Chapter 4.9: Common Area Ownership and Maintenance (PDF)
  25. Chapter 4.10: Small Wind Energy Systems (PDF)
  26. Chapter 5.1: Planning Administration (PDF)
  27. Chapter 5.2: Common Procedures (PDF)
  28. Chapter 5.3: Zoning of Annexed Properties (PDF)
  29. Chapter 5.4: Use Permits (PDF)
  30. Chapter 5.5: Variances (PDF)
  31. Chapter 5.6: Design Review (PDF)
  32. Chapter 5.7: Amendments to the Zoning Code Text or the Official Zoning Map (PDF)
  33. Chapter 5.8: Amendments to the Comprehensive Plan Text or Map (PDF)
  34. Chapter 6: Use Definitions (PDF)
  35. Chapter 7: Glossary of General Terms (PDF)

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