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Need to know

Need To Know Column 1

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

What to do content
  1. Visit the online Marin County municipal code 
  2. Search for what you’re looking for: 
    1. Type keywords into the search bar at the top.
    2. Navigate the topics (titles) in the table of contents.

What's next

What's next content

You can download, print, or share the ordinances and codes. 

If you need help, contact us and we can assist you. 


Page updated February 22, 2024