Zoning Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Zoning, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Zoning?

(v) Zoning is the classification of land usually a city land as per the development plan of that area. Zoning is used for easily identifying the areas where the proposed activities are permitted. Usually zoning of the land is done under various sectors like industrial land zone, Commercial land zone, residential land zone, agricultural land zone etc.