Municipal & Zoning Codes

Thank you for your interest in the Aliso Viejo Municipal Code (AVMC). The Code was adopted by the City Council on September 15, 2010 and took effect on October 15, 2010. The AVMC is the codified version of applicable ordinances adopted by the Aliso Viejo City Council and/or the voters of the City of Aliso […]

Legal Notices

The City publishes legal notices such as public hearing notices related to City Council proceedings, election notices and ordinance summaries. The notices are published in the Aliso Viejo News or the Orange County Register as required by law. In addition, the notices are listed below, for your convenience: Public Hearing Notices None at this time.

News, Highlights & Top Stories

Aliso Viejo is a vibrant community with events and activities abound.  You can stay apprised of the latest happenings by accessing the “News, Highlights and Top Stories” on the homepage of the City website. Read our latest “Featured Business.”

Aliso Viejo Above & Beyond

Encompassing approximately seven square miles, Aliso Viejo is situated in beautiful south Orange County, California located less than five miles from the Pacific Ocean.  Aliso Viejo is home to excellent schools, scenic bike and walking paths, workforce and executive homes, and a quality of life that attracts a highly-skilled, well-educated workforce. Aliso Viejo combines the […]

Community Contacts

Whether you are an established business or considering starting a business in Aliso Viejo, having access to key resources is vital to your success.  The City of Aliso Viejo is pleased to assist by providing guidance to community resources that will help your business flourish.

Facts & Figures

The City of Aliso Viejo appreciates the importance of having access to demographic information in making business decisions.  This section is dedicated to providing key data relating to business and resident demographics.

Legislative Links

FEDERAL LEGISLATORS United States President Donald J. Trump United States Senator Dianne Feinstein (202) 224-3841 United States Senator Kamala Harris (202) 224-3553 United States House of Representatives – 45th District Mimi Walters (202) 225-5611 (949) 263-8703 United States House of Representatives – 48th District Dana Rohrabacher (202) 225-2415 (714) 960-6483 […]


Aliso Viejo Engineering Section oversees matters relating to City streets, public right-of-ways, City capital projects, utilities, traffic, and private developments. Engineering Section staff coordinate City projects and plans with other local cities and governmental agencies (Orange County Transportation Authority, Caltrans, County of Orange, Moulton Niguel and El Toro Water Districts) to ensure that the City’s […]

Compensation and Benefits Information

The salary and benefits costs for Aliso Viejo officials and staff are contained in the City’s fiscal budget which is approved annually in a public meeting. The City Council monthly stipend of $520 is in accordance with State law and has not been adjusted since 2008. The City Manager works under an employment contract that […]

Why Locate in Aliso Viejo

“Location, Location, Location” is the key to success!  Aliso Viejo offers the proper blend of services, amenities and a business friendly environment to locate your business.  The City is committed to working collaboratively with the business community to attract and retain successful companies.  As you select where to locate your company, this section will provide […]