A Home Occupation is a business activity that is conducted at a residential dwelling by a person residing in the dwelling and is a secondary and incidental use of the dwelling as a residence.
No Home Occupation may be conducted at a residential dwelling unless a home occupation permit or a land use permit has been issued.
More Information about Home Occupations
Home Occupation Application Process
Home Occupations Code (Municode)
- Apply for a Home Occupation with our ePermit system
- View the Submitting a Planning Application webpage to learn more about applying for a Planning Application
- Once a Home Occupation permit is obtained, you can get a business license from the Treasurer-Tax Collector's Office-Business License Tax Division on 625 Court Street Martinez, CA 94553. Telephone: 925-957-5280