Before you start
An ordinance is a law or rule adopted by a local government. The County of Marin passes ordinances that govern unincorporated areas of the county.
Codes are a collection of ordinances – like our Building Code which groups together various laws about construction, plumbing, and electrical standards.
What to do
- Visit the online Marin County municipal code
- Search for what you’re looking for:
- Type keywords into the search bar at the top.
- Navigate the topics (titles) in the table of contents.
You can download, print, or share the ordinances and codes.
If you need help, contact us and we can assist you.