Zoning Ordinance

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The Zoning Ordinance of the City of Franklin, Tennessee 

The Zoning Ordinance was adopted in October 2007, and became effective on July 1, 2008. The Zoning Ordinance contains not only lot setbacks and standards for lot size, but also requirements relating to parking standards, signage, site lighting, landscaping, and building materials.

Where to Find a Copy of the Ordinance
Links to the Zoning Ordinance and Map can be found on this page. Printed versions of the text, maps, and other attachments can also be found at the Planning Department for public review.

Please note that the Zoning Ordinance is an evolving document and is amended frequently by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. You are encouraged to contact the Planning Department for information on pending amendments to the Zoning Ordinance.

 Zoning Ordinance and Map

Franklin Zoning Ordinance 7-1-18
Zoning Map  (will open in new window)


Ordinances that have been approved but not yet codified


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