Administrative Hearing Officer


The Administrative Hearing Officer makes decisions regarding a variety of land use and development applications as specified in the Municipal Code Zoning and Subdivision Regulations. Public hearings held by the Administrative Hearing Officer allow for public due process on the consideration of a variety of land use and zoning permit applications, which are typically for Variances, Coastal Development Permits, Use Permits, Lot Line Adjustments, Minor Subdivisions, and Planned Development Permits. The Administrative Hearing Officer’s decisions may be appealed to the Planning Commission.

Agendas & Staff Report

Agendas and staff reports are available prior to the meetings. 

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  • Meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month
  • Meeting time: 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Ventura City Hall
                     Santa Cruz Conference Room #223
                     501 Poli Street
                     Ventura, CA 93001

Contact Us

Phone: (805) 654-7893

Physical Address: 501 Poli Street, Ventura CA 93001