Residents within the City of Roberts limits may own up to 12 chickens. Chickens must be hens (female), roosters are not allowed. Persons wishing to have hens must apply for an annual permit. Hens must be contained.


Permits can be applied for at City Hall. Chicken coops are subject to building codes and require a building permit. An $10.00 annual license fee is required.

Licenses expire annually.