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Requirements for Advertising

State of California Bureau of Real Estate chart of License Disclosure Requirements for Advertisement.


Sign Ordinances

The following city sign regulations below are to assist you with a general understanding of regulations applicable to temporary real estate signs. It is important to remember that all off-premises directional signs are prohibited in the public right-off-way, and property owner permission is required.

These regulations are in force as of July 2007. Please visit the websites or contact the city for any specific information regarding ordinances.

Jurisdiction Permit On-premise Signs Off-premise Directional Signs
Carlsbad
(760)602-4600
No One (1) sign, 4 sq. ft. max., no lights, banners, or pennants One (1) off-site sign, not in public right-of-way.
Del Mar
(858) 794-4610
No One (1) sign, 5.5 sq. ft. max., for 30 days or less; must be out of public right-of-way One (1) sign, 5.5 sq. Ft. or less
Encinitas
(760)633-2685
No Two (2) signs, 3 sq. ft. max., not more than 5’ high. Total area of both signs may not exceed 3 sq. ft. Three (3) signs, 3 sq. ft. max. each
Escondido
(760) 839-4671
No Two (2) signs, 4 sq. ft. max. 5 ft. High. two riders allowed. Three balloons, 24-inch max diameter. Three (3) signs, 4 sq. ft. max
Oceanside
(760)966-4770
No Two (2) signs, 6 sq. ft. max. combined Not permitted – project signs may be listed in city kiosks.
San Diego County
(888)267-8770
No One (1) sign per street frontage not exceeding 4 sq. ft. Unlimited number, but one sign on any parcel 4 sq. ft. max., on private property only, daylight hours only.
San Marcos
(760) 744-1050 Ext. 3204
No One (1) sign per parcel, 6 sq. Ft. Max. 5 ft. Height limit. Generally not permitted. Developments may be listed in city kiosks.
Solana Beach
(858)481-2633
No One (1) sign per parcel, 6 sq. ft. max 5 ft. height limit.
Vista
(760)639-6100
No One (1) sign per street frontage 6 sq. ft. max. per acre, up to 96 sq. ft. 6 sq. ft. max. Only from 5:00 pm Friday and 12:00 pm Sunday 3 ft. height max.
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