The City of Pataskala Zoning Code

The zoning code is oriented towards how a project fits into the community based on regulations for setbacks, types of uses, height, parking requirements, and other similar criteria. The City is divided into zoning districts and each zoning district will have its own set of regulations. For example, the regulations that apply in a residential zoning district will be different than those of for a commercial district. The City of Pataskala Planning and Zoning Department is responsible for administering the zoning code and issuing zoning permits.
The building code is oriented toward ensuring that structures are constructed to an appropriate standard and are safe of the uses intended. The Licking County Building Department is responsible for administering the building code and issuing building permits.

Types of Zoning Permits & Projects

The types of projects listed below are just some of the projects that require a zoning permit, a building permit or both. When you are considering a project, it is best to contact the Planning and Zoning Department to determine what regulations apply and what approvals may be necessary prior to beginning the project.

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Contact Information

Pataskala Planning & Zoning Department

621 West Broad Street, Suite 2A

Pataskala, Ohio 43062

Open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday thru Friday

(740) 927-4910

Licking County Building Department

675 Price Road Newark, Ohio 43055

Open 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday thru Friday

(740) 349-6671