Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

I live in an un-incorporated part of L.A. county. Am I allowed to have live chickens as pets? If so, where can I get information about how many chickens I can have, if a permit is required, and any other information related to owning chickens?

The County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works does not regulate keeping of pets. Please contact the Los Angeles County Department of Regional Planning at the website and contact information provided below. Thank you.

Department of Regional Planning
320 West Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Telephone: (213) 974-6411 Fax: (213) 626-0434 TDD: (213) 617-2292

  LA County Department of Regional Planning
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