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About the Municipal Code

The Chino Hills Municipal Code represents the most current regulations adopted by the City. The document is a compilation of ordinances of the City. Following adoption by the City Council, ordinances of a general and permanent nature are codified into the Municipal Code. Codification is completed quarterly.

This Code guides how the City is governed and is updated as the City grows and changes. Ordinances that have been adopted, but have not yet been codified, are available by clicking on the following links: 

Ordinance Number 292 (PDF) - An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chino Hills, California, Amending Various Chapters of the Chino Hills Municipal Code to Update the Definition, Development Standards, References, and Permissible Zoning Districts for Religious Institutions and Public Assembly Uses and Finding Municipal Code Amendment 15MCA02 Exempt from Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act

Ordinance Number 335 (PDF) - An Ordinance Of The City Council Of The City Of Chino Hills, California, Amending Chapter 3.20 Of The Chino Hills Municipal Code To Increase The Informal Bid Limits For Public Contracts Awarded Pursuant To Chapter 3.20 To $200,000, And Authorize The City Manager To Award Such Contracts In An Amount Not-To-Exceed $200,000 And Amend The Authority To Negotiate Contracts, Award Purchase Orders Or Perform Work By City Employees By Force Account On Public Projects In An Amount Not- To-Exceed $60,000

Ordinance Number 336 (PDF) - An Ordinance Of The City Council Of The City Of Chino Hills, California, Amending Title 16 (Development Code) Of The Chino Hills Municipal Code Section 16.06.070 To Update The Provisions Regulating The Features Allowed To Project Into The Required Property Setbacks And Chapter 16.02 To Update The Definitions Of Terms Referenced In Section 16.06.070 And Determining That The Municipal Code Amendment Is Exempt From Review Under The California Environmental Quality Act

Ordinance Number 337 (PDF) - An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chino Hills, California, Amending Title 16 of the Chino Hills Municipal Code, Chapter 16.10 Residential Districts to Amend Chapter 16.10.020 Permitted Uses, Accessory Uses, Conditional Uses, Temporary Uses, and to add Chapter 16.10.025 Accessory Lot Uses; and Finding Proposed Municipal Code Amendment 18MCA03 Exempt from Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act

 Ordinance Number 341 - An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chino Hills, California, Repealing Chapter 15.04 of Title 15 of the City of Chino Hills Municipal Code and Establishing a New Chapter 15.04 of Title 15 Adopting by Reference and Amending the 2019 Editions of the California Building Code Volumes 1 & 2, 2019 California Plumbing Code, 2019 California Mechanical Code, 2019 California Electrical Code, 2019 California Residential Code, 2019 California Energy Code and the 2019 California Green Building Standards Code with Appendices and Amendments Thereto