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City of Anaheim
Office of the City Clerk
City Hall 2nd Floor
200 South Anaheim Boulevard,
Anaheim, CA 92805
TEL 714-765-5166
FAX 714-765-4105

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission is appointed by and acts as an advisory body to the City Council relating to the physical development of the city, including exercising certain functions relating to zoning, building, land use and related matters.

  • Recommend to the City Council, after a duly noticed public hearing, the adoption, amendment or repeal of a General Plan, or any part thereof.
  • Exercise functions related to land subdivisions, as shall be provided by ordinance not inconsistent with the provisions of the city Charter.
  • Exercise functions relating to zoning, building, land use and related matters as prescribed by ordinance, not inconsistent with the provisions of the city Charter.
  • Perform other related duties as outlined in the Municipal Code and such additional duties and functions as may be required from time to time by specific action and direction of the City Council.


  • 7 member commission. 
  • All members shall be qualified electors of the City, and shall not hold any paid office or employment in the City government.

$50.00 per meeting (AMC 1.04.380)

Two consecutive 4-year terms.  May not concurrently serve on two or more City boards and commissions.

Members are required to complete and file, with the City Clerk, an annual Statement of Economic Interest, Form 700.

Biweekly, Monday at 5:00 p.m. (CHE, 200 S. Anaheim Blvd., Council Chambers)

Scheduled and unscheduled vacancies are advertised by the City Clerk. Applicants must complete and submit their application to the City Clerk (online at www.anaheim.net or at 200 S. Anaheim Blvd., Suite 217). Applications will be forwarded to the City Council for their consideration. At an agendized Council meeting, nominations are made from the Council floor and voted on by Council.

Anaheim City Charter Sec. 902 & 906; Municipal Code 1.04.380 [Ordinance Nos. 5851 and 6066].

For more information regarding this commission please visit the Planning Commission homepage.