Permanent and Temporary Sign Information

The Santa Ana Municipal Code (SAMC) and Citywide Design Guidelines contain regulations regarding, the size, location, type and number of signs that may be located on private property within the City.

Below are links to various sections of the SAMC, Citywide Design Guidelines relating to signs, examples of unpermitted signs as well as applications for both permanent and temporary signs (banners):


Unpermitted Banners 
Unpermitted Banner

Aerial & Balloon Signs

Aerial Balloon Sign

Free-standing & A-Frame Signs

A-Frame Sign

Signage Covering more than 25% of a window area

Window Signage