Fence Regulations Malibu, CA

Municipal Code Summary

Fences, walls and hedges forming a barrier and serving the same purpose as a fence or wall within a required interior side or rear yard shall not exceed six feet in height; provided, however, that on the street or highway side of a corner lot such hedge, fence or wall shall be subject to the same requirements as for a corner side yard. Fencing on institutionally-zoned parcels may extend to a maximum height of eight feet if the portion above forty-two (42) inches is constructed of open/permeable, non-view-obscuring material.

Malibu Neighborhoods: Central Malibu, Western Malibu, Las Flores, Big Rock, Carbon Beach, Carbon Canyon, Carbon Mesa, Civic Center Group, Corral Canyon, Huntsinger Circle, Kanan, La Costa Beach, Las Flores Beach, Lower Latigo, Malibu Country Estates, Malibu Highlands, Malibu Springs, Paradise Cove, Point Dume, Rambla Pacifico, Ramirez Canyon, Sunset Mesa, Western Malibu, Winding Way-Murphy Way

Malibu Municipal Code


23825 Stuart Ranch Road
Malibu, CA 90265



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