General Business License
The City of Fircrest requires a general business license for:
- Businesses located in Fircrest
- Home-based businesses in Fircrest (See Below)
- Short-term rentals (Airbnb, VRBO) (also requires a short-term rental permit)
- Contractors conducting business in Fircrest
- Solicitors and temporary businesses in Fircrest (also requires a transient merchant license)
Licenses are processed as an endorsement with the Department of Revenue Business License Service.
DOR Licensing Services
Home Occupation Permit
The City of Fircrest requires a home occupation permit in addition to the general business license for businesses being conducted in or from their residence. This includes home offices, web-based businesses, consultants, and the like.
Home Occupation Fees
Type I-A – $25
Type I-B – $50
Type II – See Type III-A (2018 Fee Schedule)
Short-term Rentals – new
The City of Fircrest requires a short-term rental permit in addition to the general business license for businesses being conducted in or from their residence. This includes individual room rental or entire houses. There is a one-time fee of $150.00. If you are renting more than two rooms, a conditional use permit will be required as well. Please contact the Planning and Building staff for more information.
To apply:Application Safety Checklist
Transient Merchant Registration
The City of Fircrest requires a transient merchant registration in addition to the general business license for door to door solicitors, peddlers, or canvassers.
To apply:Application Active Transient Merchant List