The Zoning Ordinance is one of the documents that allow the Department of Planning and Development to regulate the physical state and physical development of the unincorporated areas of the county. Chapter 45 of the Dallas County Code of Ordinances, is the chapter that contains the Dallas County Zoning Ordinance.
The purpose of the Chapter 45 of the Dallas County Code, the Zoning Ordinance, is to assist in protecting the health, safety, and general welfare of Dallas County’s residents through the regulation of land use within the unincorporated areas of Dallas County. The development, adoption, and enforcement of zoning regulations are essential to the successful and controlled growth of Dallas County.
Below you will find documents related to zoning in Dallas County for convenient viewing, downloading, and printing. Please contact the Department of Planning and Development for additional information.
- Zoning Map (Wall Size)
- Zoning Map (Half Size)
- Zoning Map (11"x17")
- Chapter 45 - Zoning Code
- Appeal - Petition
- Appeal - Process
- Conditional Use - Petition
- Conditional Use - Process
- Conditional Use (Mining) - Process
- Home Occupation - Application
- Rezone/Ordinance - Amendment Petition
- Rezone - Process
- Communications Towers - Requirements
- Variance - Petition
- Variance - Process
- Blanket Variance - Information Sheet