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You will need to apply for a City of Wasco Home Occupation Permit and a City of Wasco Business License (PDF). You must have an approved Home Occupation Permit before you can get a business license. If your proposed home business is food based, you will be required to show proof of any required Health Department permits prior to issuance of a Home Occupation Permit.
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Yes. You will need go through the residential site plan review and building permit process. Please view the Porches and Patios Brochure (PDF) for more information on residential porches and patios, or apply for a permit online.
Yes. You will need a sign permit for any permanent or temporary signage at your business. Please see the City of Wasco Zoning Code for requirements regarding business signage. You may apply for sign permit online.
No. You do not need a permit for residential fencing provided that it is no higher than 7 feet in the rear and side yards and no higher than 4 feet in the front yard. Chain link fencing is not permitted in residential zones. View the Fencing Brochure (PDF) for more information.
You will need to talk to a planner to identify the location and zoning for your proposed business to determine if it is allowed at that location.
You may contact the City of Wasco Planning Department at 661-758-7250 or in person at:764 E StreetWasco, CA 93280
View the City’s New Business Guide (PDF).