The Philadelphia Zoning Code regulates development within the city. Zoning regulations govern:
- Property use.
- Height and size of buildings.
- Population density.
- Parking requirements.
- Signage placement.
- The character of development on private property.
Search for zoning information
Use the City’s Atlas search tool to find out about a property’s valuation, zoning, physical details, and more.
You can now find a property’s archived zoning documentation on Atlas. After locating the property, open the Licenses & Inspections tab. The documents are listed under the heading Zoning Permit Documents.