Zoning and Regulations

Zoning Ordinances
The City of Knoxville and Knox County have adopted zoning regulations as part of their code of ordinances.

These ordinances detail a variety of zoning districts, uses permitted and certain specifications for building and other site improvements.

City County


Subdivision Regulations
Knoxville-Knox County Planning is responsible for regulations governing the subdivision of land in the City of Knoxville and Knox County.

These regulations include administrative procedures for plat review and designs standards for improvements in subdivisions.

Current Regulations


Design Guidelines / Specific to Zoning District
Some zoning districts have additional regulations that address specifics of building design and site improvements

This ensures developments adhere to functional and aesthetic standards.


Additional Guidelines