The zoning ordinance translates the City of Santa Monica’s General Plan into specific regulations. The current zoning ordinance was adopted in 1988 with many permanent amendments being passed since. With the adoption of the 2010 Land Use and Circulation Element a comprehensive Zoning Update project was undertaken.
New and Interim Ordinances
Recently passed ordinances
Find Zoning for Your Property
To find the zoning district for a particular parcel use the Santa Monica Zoning Web Application
Zoning Maps & Data
Visit the City of Santa Monica's GIS page to view and download zoning information in publicly available datasets and maps.