Zoning and Land Use

General Plan and Zoning Maps

To lookup the land use and zoning of a property in Campbell, please use the following link:

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Further, a link to the Santa Clara County Surveyor's Office Record Index Search Tool, which may be used to search for recorded maps, may be found online as follows:

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Codes and Standards

The City of Campbell's Zoning Ordinance may be found online as follows:

  • Zoning Code** [**Disclaimer: On May 2, 2023 the City Council adopted Ordinance No. 2293 reflecting changes to various sections of the Campbell Municipal Code and Zoning Ordinance. These changes are not yet reflected in the code, and in the interim, may be referenced online as follows: Recently Adopted Zoning Code Amendments

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  • Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Regulations: In addition, the City Council adopted an "interim" ordinance introducing temporary development standards for construction and creation of ADUs.


Planning Documents

The City's Multi-Family Development Design Standards, Pruneyard Master Use Permit, and other adopted Planning Documents may be found online as follows:


General Plan, Housing Element, & Area Plans

Links to the City's adopted General Plan, Housing Element, and related planning documents are available as follows:


Planning Handouts

To assist in the review of planning codes and standards, handouts have been prepared which are available online as follows: 

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Permit Applications

Planning applications are accepted electronically through MyGovernmentOnline. Application checklists may be found as follows: 

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Research Permit History

To research permit records and land use history of a property by address, please visit the following website:

Records by Property Address

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Typical Planning Permit Process

Planning Permit Process Diagram