Land Use

Code Regulations
  • Commercial uses are prohibited in residential zones.
  • Using any building or portion of any building for living, sleeping, or cooking is permitted only if the structure was built and approved for that purpose.
  • Home-operated businesses are permitted if they are an office-type business with no employees, signage, or customer traffic. You must obtain a Business License and/or Home Occupation Permit from the City of Fontana Business License Division and/or Planning Division.
  • Side and rear yard fences may not exceed 6' in height without Planning Division approval. A Building Permit is required for solid fences or walls exceeding 42" in height and for open fencing (chain link, wrought iron) in excess of 48" in height.

Additional Information
For more information, please call (909) 854-8020.