Planning and Zoning Forms and Handouts

Planning review takes place before building permits are issued, and is intended to ensure new development is compatible with the surrounding neighborhood and environment. You will also find information on land use regulations that affect your property.


On this page:

1. Single-family/Duplex Information
2. Multi-family/Commercial Information
3. Subdivision, Parcel Maps, and Certificates of Compliance
4. Regulations for Special and Conditional Uses
5. Trees
6. Fees
7. Maps, Zoning
8. Baylands Information
9. El Camino Real Design Guidelines

Last Updated: Mar 18, 2015
1. Single Family and Duplexes
Forms and information for property owners in single-family and two-family neighborhoods.
Revision Date: 6/21/2017
Revision Date: 12/15/2010
Revision Date: 7/19/2006
Revision Date: 7/19/2006
Revision Date: 6/16/2007
Revision Date: 7/1/2013
Revision Date: 8/12/2011
Revision Date: 12/15/2010
Revision Date: 7/19/2006
Revision Date: 11/14/2014
Revision Date: 2/23/2015
Revision Date: 6/21/2017
Sample Parcel Report
Revision Date: 11/7/2007
Revision Date: 12/15/2010
Revision Date: 12/15/2010
Revision Date: 7/21/2007
2. Multi-family and Commercial
Forms, applications, and information for multi-family and commercial developments:
Revision Date: 12/15/2010
Revision Date: 7/21/2007
Revision Date: 12/15/2010
Revision Date: 7/23/2007
Revision Date: 7/19/2006
Revision Date: 7/10/2015
Revision Date: 7/19/2006
Trash Enclosure Area Guidelines
Revision Date: 9/11/2017
Revision Date: 12/15/2010
Revision Date: 12/15/2010
Revision Date: 7/19/2006
Revision Date: 7/21/2007
3. Subdivisions, Parcel Maps, Certificates of Compliance
Revision Date: 7/21/2007
Revision Date: 7/21/2007
Revision Date: 7/21/2007
Revision Date: 7/21/2007
4. Special and Conditional Uses
Revision Date: 12/15/2010
Revision Date: 10/9/2015
Revision Date: 3/22/2016
5. Trees
Revision Date: 10/31/2012
6. Planning Fees
Revision Date: 1/30/2017
Revision Date: 7/8/2008
Revision Date: 8/23/2017
Santa Clara County CEQA Filing Fees Notice
Revision Date: 11/28/2012
7. Maps, Zoning
Key Index Online Zone Map
Revision Date: 8/15/2007
Zone District Map Legend
Revision Date: 7/18/2006
Zoning District Map Revision List
Revision Date: 6/24/2011
Comprehensive Plan Land Use Designation Map
Revision Date: 8/8/2007
Revision Date: 7/18/2006
8. Baylands Information
Baylands Site and Design Guidelines
Revision Date: 9/3/2008
9. El Camino Real Guidelines
Revision Date: 3/9/2010