Beekeeping is allowed in the City of Benicia, if specific conditions are met.  See Chapter 6.33 (Beekeeping) of the Benicia Municipal Code for more information.

Beekeeping Ordinance

Ordinance No. 15-4 was adopted on July 7, 2015.  A Beekeeping Permit is now required, and is only allowed if the conditions in the Ordinance are met.

Beekeeping Permit

Permit applications must be submitted to the Benicia Police Department, 200 East L Street.  There is a $52 application fee.