This employment verification is required in accordance with the conditions of the Conditional Use Permit
(CUP) or Zoning Clearance issued for a farmworker or animal caretaker dwelling on the subject site and pursuant to the Ventura County Non-Coastal Zoning Ordinance (NCZO), Section 8107-26.4, which states (in pertinent part) that the owner of the property, or his/her designated agent, must submit an annual verification report by May 15th of each year
to the Planning Director, demonstrating that the farmworker(s) and/or animal caretaker(s) residing in the farmworker and/or animal caretaker dwelling unit(s) meet(s) the employment criteria established in Section 8107-26.3 of the NCZO.
Pursuant to Section 8107-26.3 of the NCZO, farmworker and animal caretaker dwelling units shall only be rented or provided under the terms of employment to persons who are employed full time (minimum 32 hours per week) as farmworkers or animal caretakers by the property owner or lessee of the lot upon which the dwelling unit sits, or on other land in Ventura County that is under the same ownership or lease as the property with the dwelling unit. Additionally, a farmworker or animal caretaker who has been renting or occupying a farmworker or animal caretaker dwelling unit and who subsequently retires or becomes disabled, may continue to reside in the dwelling unit.
Prior to May 15th of each year, either mail a completed Annual Verification Report
to Ventura County Planning Division L#1740, Condition Compliance Program, 800 S. Victoria Ave., Ventura, CA 93009, or complete the online form below.
Note: All information provided on this declaration is subject to audit by the Planning Division.