• County Zoning and Land Division Ordinances

    For more information or to view a specific Ordinance, please click on one of the links below:

  • More Information:

    • Zoning Maps 
      (Click here for certain Zoning Maps in Waukesha County.)
  • Waukesha County Zoning Code
    The Zoning Code applies to the Townships of Oconomowoc, Ottawa and Vernon. The Code is designed to provide standards for land development to provide for adequate sanitation, drainage, safety, convenience of access, the preservation and promotion of the environment, property values and general attractiveness.


    To view the Zoning Code, please click the link below:

    Zoning Code

  • Waukesha County Shoreland and Floodland Protection Ordinance

    The Shoreland and Floodland Protection Ordinance applies to lands in unincorporated Townships within 1,000 feet of a lake and 300 feet of a river or stream or the 100 year floodplain, whichever is greater.  In addition to the objectives of the Zoning Code, this Ordinance seeks to prevent water pollution and protect or improve the quality of lakes and streams.

    To view the Shoreland Ordinance, please click the link below:

    Shoreland Ordinance

  • Waukesha County Shoreland and Floodland Subdivision Control Ordinance

    The Shoreland and Floodland Subdivision Control Ordinance sets forth design standards for the division of land through the subdivision platting or certified survey map processes. The Code generally applies to lands within 1,000 feet of a lake and 300 feet of a stream in the unincorporated Townships.

    To view the Shoreland and Floodland Subdivision Control Ordinance, please click on the link below:

    Shoreland and Floodland Subdivision Control Ordinance

  • Waukesha County Airport Height Limit Control Ordinance

    The Airport Height Zoning Ordinance regulates the use of property and restricts the height of structures and objects of natural growth in the vicinity of the Waukesha County Airport/Crites Field to promote the health, safety, convenience, and general welfare of the public.

    To view the Airport Height Ordinance, please click on the link below:

    Airport

    To view the corresponding Height Limitation Zoning Maps, first view the Index Map to identify the desired areas, then open the corresponding lettered zoning map.

    Index Map
    Zone A
    Zone B
    Zone C
    Zone D
    Zone E