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Albert Lopez
Planning Director
Planning

Land Use Planning Forms and Guides


If you have questions on what forms are necessary with your application submittal, please contact the Alameda County Planning Department at 510-670-5400, Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., except on Wednesday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Guides for Zoning Regulations

AAgricultural (PDF - 22kb) *
R-1Single Family Residence (PDF - 23kb) *
R-2Two Family Residence (PDF - 23kb) *
R-3Four Family Residence (PDF - 22kb) *
R-4Multiple Residence (PDF - 22kb) *
R-SSuburban Residence (PDF - 23kb) *
C-OAdministrative Offices (PDF - 23kb) *
C-NNeighborhood Business (PDF - 28kb) *
C-1Retail Business (PDF - 27kb) *
C-2General Commercial (PDF - 24kb) *
PDPlanned Development (PDF - 29kb) *
M-1Light Industrial (PDF - 22kb) *
M-2Heavy Industrial (PDF - 22kb) *
M-PIndustrial Park (PDF - 22kb) *
MUMixed Use (PDF - 226kb) *
H-1Highway Frontage (PDF - 22kb) *
SDSunol Downtown (PDF - 80kb) *

Combining Districts

-BSite Area (PDF - 25kb) *
-DDensity (PDF - 19kb) *
-DVDensity Variable (PDF - 10kb) *
-LAgricultural Use (PDF - 19kb) *
-RVRecreational Vehicle (PDF - 12kb) *
-SUSecondary Unit (PDF - 28kb) *

Ashland Cherryland Business District Specific Plan (PDF -14.2Mb) *

RCResidential/Commercial (PDF - 26kb) *
CFCommercial Facilities (PDF - 19kb) *
BDIBusiness District Industrial (PDF - 21kb) *
HHistorical and Architectural Resources (PDF - 21kb) *
FAFreeway Access (PDF - 21kb) *
TATransit Access (PDF - 28kb) *
TCTransit Corridor (PDF - 27kb) *

Castro Valley Central Business District Specific Plan (PDF -10.8Mb) *

Note: Zoning and Land Use regulations are included in the Specific Plan by Sub Area.

Group AIntensive Retail Commercial
Group BLow Volume, Predominately Motor Vehicle-Oriented Retail and Service Commercial, Wholesale Commercial, and Industrial
Group COffices
Group DMedium Density Residential
Group EHigh Density Residential

San Lorenzo Village Center Specific Plan (PDF -3.8Mb) *

Note: Zoning and Land Use regulations are included in the Plan.

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