City Ordinances

City Codified Ordinances

The City's laws have been indexed by topic and compiled in the Codified Ordinances. This is the most current version of the Codified Ordinances. The codified ordinances are updated as of August 2022. 

If you have a question regarding Bartlett's ordinances, please contact the City Clerk Penny Medlock at 901-385-6449 or via email. If you have received an ordinance violation/ citation, please contact Code Enforcement Director Trey Arthur at 385-6425 or via email.

Alcoholic Beverages

Animal Control

Animal Control Codified Ordinances (PDF)

In addition to the City's ordinances, the State Legislature passed a Private Act (PDF) establishing an Animal Control program in the City of Bartlett.

Building, Utility & Etc. Codes

Building, Utility, Etc. Codes & Ordinances (PDF)

The following codes have been updated as following:

Businesses and Solicitors

Business, Peddlers, Solicitors, Etc. Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Boards and Commissions

Boards and Commissions Codified Ordinances (PDF)

City Court

Municipal Court Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Electricity and Gas

Electricity and Gas Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Finance & Taxation

Municipal Finance and Taxation Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Fire Protection and Fireworks

Fire Protection and Fireworks Codified Ordinances (PDF)

General Administration

General Administration Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Land Use Control and Signs

Land Use Control and Signs Ordinances (PDF)

Law Enforcement

Law Enforcement Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Motor Vehicle, Traffic and Parking

Motor Vehicle, Traffic and Parking Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Municipal Offenses

Municipal Offenses Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Municipal Personnel

Municipal Personnel Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Property Maintenance

Property Maintenance Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Streets and Sidewalks

Streets and Sidewalks Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Subdivision Regulations

Subdivision Regulations (PDF)

For questions regarding the Subdivision Regulations, please contact the Engineering Department at 385-6499.

Trash & Refuse Disposal

Trash and Refuse Disposal Codified Ordinances (PDF)

Water & Sewer Systems

Water and Sewers Codified Ordinances (PDF)

View current water and sewer rates (PDF).

Zoning Ordinances

For questions regarding the Zoning Ordinance, please contact the Planning Department at 385-6417 or email Kim Taylor.


Miscellaneous Codified Ordinances (PDF)