Planning & Zoning


Land Use Planning has been enacted to protect the public health, safety and welfare by providing for compatible and harmonious uses of land within the jurisdiction of the City, by organizing uses to encourage growth consistent with a comprehensive plan, and by enhancing the aesthetic qualities of the community in the context of sound planning considerations.

Plat / Land Use Application Process

The Preliminary Application is due 29 days prior to the Land Use Commission meeting. Once approved, the final application is due 14 days prior to the City Council meeting. The minimum length of time from preliminary application to final approval is about 45 days. Applications are due by 2:00pm on the deadline. All items listed in the submission materials checklist shall be included or the application will be considered incomplete and will not be accepted. 
Upcoming Preliminary Plat Application Deadline
Deadline of January 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
For Land Use Meeting February 13, 2018
Upcoming Final Plat Application Deadline
Deadline of [final_plat_application_deadline with_time=true]
For City Council Meeting January 1, 1970
Land Use Fee Schedule
Comprehensive Plan Change $370
Conditional Use Permit $340
Design Review $26
Designated Geographic Area $300
Final Plat $258 + $15/lot
Land Use Fee Schedule
Planned Unit Development (PUD) $530
Preliminary Plat $203 + $5/lot
Vacation of Easement $320
Zone Change $535
Zone Change with Annexation $700
Upcoming Land Use Meetings
December 12, 2017
January 09, 2018
February 13, 2018
March 13, 2018
April 10, 2018
May 08, 2018
Upcoming City Council Meetings
December 20, 2017
January 03, 2018
January 17, 2018
February 07, 2018
February 21, 2018
March 07, 2018
March 21, 2018


Before starting any type of business, home occupation, or land development, please check with our office to be certain your concept is compatible with City of Chubbuck Land Use Ordinances. We can save you considerable time and difficulty if you will check with us first via email or phone at (208) 237-2430.

License applicants are required to complete, at minimum, the following steps:

  • Contact Planning Department to schedule meeting.
  • Complete requirements and pay related fees
  • Pass criminal background check.
  • If so required, obtain and display business license.
  • Each individual business license application is different due to the nature of the proposed business, zoning of the area where the business will take place and other considerations.
  • The Planning Department is here to assist applicants with this process on an individual basis to ensure that your business is in compliance with all applicable local, state and federal codes.