Backyard Hens Licensing

Residents of Diamond Valley have the opportunity to raise up to six (6) hens in a backyard hen house. To ensure the well-being of your feathered friends and maintain the harmony of our community, please familiarize yourself with the Backyard Hens – Requirements and Best Practices. This guide provides valuable information on caring for hens and outlines the program's requirements.

To join the Backyard Hens Program, simply complete the Backyard Hens Licence Application. Submit the form, along with the $30 registration fee and all necessary documentation, to the Town Office. Please note that Backyard Hens licences must be renewed annually, with a renewal rate of $30. Payment for renewals is due by January 31 each year.

We appreciate your commitment to responsible hen keeping, and we look forward to fostering a feather-friendly community in Diamond Valley.