Zoning Certificate Application

Documents to Submit With Your Application


To the right is a partial list of things or activities that necessitate a Zoning Certificate. You must obtain your Zoning Certificate before you start construction. If you are not sure whether you need one or not, please call the Zoning Department at 513-759-7500. 

Zoning Certificate Application

Residential - New Construction


  • 5 site plans (to scale)
  • 4 sets construction drawings
  • 2 of the required 4 full sets (site and construction) must be reduced - 11 inches by 17 inches maximum
  • Digital copy of all plans

Residential - Accessory Structure


  • 5 site plans (to scale)
  • 4 sets construction drawings
  • 2 of the required 4 full sets (site and construction) must be reduced -11 inches by 17 inches maximum
  • Digital copy of all plans, if available

Residential - Accessory Structure Less Than 200 Square Feet & Fences


  • 2 site plans (to scale)
  • 2 construction drawings
  • Digital copy of all plans, if available

Commercial


  • 10 site plans (to scale)
  • 8 construction drawings
  • 2 of the required 8 full sets (site and construction) must be reduced - 11 inches by 17 inches maximum.
  • 2 landscaping plans
  • 2 photo-metric lighting plans
  • Digital copy of all plans

Permanent Signs


  • 6 site plans (to scale)
  • 6 construction drawings
  • 2 of the required 6 full sets (site and construction) must be reduced - 11 inches by 17 inches maximum.
  • 2 landscaping plans (for ground signs)
  • Digital copy of all plans

Temporary Signs


  • 2 site plans (to scale)
  • 2 construction drawings
  • Digital copy of all plans, if available