Board of Zoning Adjustment

Meetings and Calendar

  • Regular meetings are held as needed - generally on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 4:30 pm, in the Public Hearing room located at 111 North Front St, 43215. Free parking is available in the city parking garage located at 141 North Front St, 43215. Go to the specific month's agenda for instructions how to attend the meeting. This should be done at least one day before the actual meeting. Meetings are subject to cancellation or rescheduling. You are encouraged to contact the Building Office for meeting confirmation.
  • Meeting Schedule and instructions(PDF, 441KB)
  • Meeting Agenda and Results are below.
  • Agendas are finalized approximately two weeks prior to the meeting. Please check back if the meeting you are interested in is not yet posted. If you have questions, you may contact us at 614-645-4522.
  • Meetings can be viewed via livestream on City of Columbus' YouTube channel, by clicking

The board of zoning adjustment shall hear and decide appeals from any persons affected by any order, requirement, decision or determination made by the director in the administration or enforcement of this Zoning Code except for those matters subject to the jurisdiction of the graphics commission or the board of commission appeals. The board shall also hear and decide requests for special permits and variances (except for those under the jurisdiction of city council, the graphics commission or the board of commission appeals) and any other matter upon which it is required to pass under the Zoning Code.

Applications: Applicants should contact the staff representative for information regarding application deadlines and submittal requirements.

Meeting Accommodations - It is the policy of the City of Columbus that all City-sponsored public meetings and events are accessible to people with disabilities. If you need assistance in participating in this meeting or event due to a disability as defined under the ADA, please call the City's ADA Coordinator at 614-645-7206 at least three (3) business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event to request an accommodation.

2024 Meetings - Agendas and Results

Meeting Date
Meeting Agenda
Meeting Results
 January 23 BZA January Agenda(PDF, 140KB) BZA January Results(PDF, 140KB)  
February 27 BZA February Agenda(PDF, 250KB) BZA February Results(PDF, 251KB)
March 26 BZA March Agenda(PDF, 152KB) BZA March Results(PDF, 153KB)
April 23 BZA April Agenda(PDF, 151KB) BZA April Results(PDF, 237KB)
May 28 BZA May Agenda(PDF, 111KB)    
June 25    
July 23    
 August 27     
 September 24     
 October 22    
November 26    
December 17*    
* Third Tuesday due to Holiday 

2023 Meetings - Agendas and Results