Bountiful City Planning & Zoning

Please check the Community Events Calendar for updated information and agendas for Planning Commission meetings.

2021 Planning Commission Meeting Schedule

2021 Administrative Committee Meeting Schedule

2020 Bountiful City Moderate Income Housing Report

Moderate Income Housing Plan Update

2019 Trails Master Plan




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The following information is provided as a courtesy by Bountiful City. This site is updated periodically, but may not contain the most recent changes to the Zoning Ordinance. The official copy of the Bountiful City Zoning Ordinance is maintained at the Bountiful City Planning Department. Copies of recently adopted or amended ordinances are kept at the City Recorder's Office and at the Bountiful City Planning Department. Please contact the Bountiful Planning Department at 801-298-6190 for further information.


Land Use Table of Contents

Chapter 1: General Provisions

Chapter 2: Administration and Procedures

Chapter 3: Definitions

Chapter 4: (R) - Single Family Residential

Chapter 5: (RM) - Multi Family Residential

Chapter 6: (C) - Commercial

Chapter 7: (DN) - Downtown

Chapter 8: (PO) - Professional Office Zone

Chapter 9: (H) - Hospital Ord

Chapter 10: (MXD) - Mixed-Use Zone

Chapter 11: (PF) - Public Facilities Zone

Chapter 12: (MWP) - Mountain Development Watershed Protection Zone

Chapter 13: (PDO) - Planned Development Overlay

Chapter 14: Supplementary Standards

Chapter 15: Design Standards

Chapter 16: Landscaping and Fencing

Chapter 17: Temporary, Seasonal and Home Occupation Uses

Chapter 18: Motor Vehicle Parking and Access Standards

Chapter 19: Sign Regulations

Chapter 20: Subdivisions

Chapter 21: Group Homes and Other Facilities

Chapter 22: Chickens in Single-Family Residential Zones

Chapter 23: (OS) - Open Space Zone

Bountiful City Nonconforming Use Policy





Appeal Application
CUP Application
CUP Application for Contractors - Lawn
Internal Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Application
Lot Line Adjustment Application
Rezone Application
Site Plan Application Packet - 2019
Solar Permit and Instruction Packet
Solar FAQs
Variance Application


Bountiful City Street Name Map
Bountiful City Interactive Map
Bountiful City Trails map - Page 1 & Page 2
Davis County Utah Trails
Zoning Map - 2020-06


2019 Renaissance Towne Centre Ordinance
Consumer Guide to Solar Power
Downtown Height & Design Standards
Fees and charges for Planning Department
Fencing Requirements
Notice of Determination
Renaissance Towne Centre 2019 Development Plan
Setback Requirements
Sign Permit Application
Stoker School link
Temporary Sign Regulations



Bountiful City Hall
795 South Main Street
Bountiful, Utah 84010
Telephone: 801.298.6190
For building permits, inspections, etc.,
contact our Engineering Department at 801.298.6125

Please see the Community Events calendar for the current Planning Commission agenda

The Bountiful City Planning and Economic Development Department works with citizens, property owners, businesses and others to create a desirable place to live, work, play, and do business. Some of the services provided include: Business licensing, development review, commercial redevelopment loans, inspections, and information on zoning ordinances that apply to commercial, industrial and residential areas.

The Planning and Economic Development Department also creates short and long term development plans to help preserve property values and encourage reinvestment. Our mission is to create and maintain a great community through caring and involved processes that insure that Bountiful City will always be the "City of Beautiful Homes and Gardens".


Business Licensing Information and/or questions: contact Darlene Baetz at: or 801.298.6190

Planning and Economic Development Information or questions: contact the Planning Department at or 801.298.6190


Code Complaints:  Must be submitted in writing either via mail or email:
 Anonymity may be requested.