Zoning cases and regulations for the City of Baytown are detailed in the Unified Land Development Code (ULDC). The ULDC promotes the public health, safety and welfare by promoting safe, orderly and economically sustainable development. The ULDC regulations implement the goals and objectives of the comprehensive plan.
Subdivision regulations for the City of Baytown regulate the division of land into two (2) or more parts for the purpose of adding infrastructure that is intended to be dedicated to the city and for the use of purchasers or owners of lots fronting on or adjacent to streets. The regulations are established in accordance with the Texas Local Government Code.