Licenses & Permits


Business License
To operate or conduct business in the City of Roseville, you must obtain a Business License. Business Licenses are issued through the Finance Department. For more information, go to the business license page.

Home Occupation
To operate a business out of your home, you must obtain a Home Occupation Clearance Form. Home Occupation Clearance Forms are issued through the Planning Department.

Building Permits
For a list of what kinds of construction activities require a Building Permit, what activities are exempt and the process for obtaining a Building Permit, go to the Building Permit page.

Planning/Entitlement Applications
Entitlement applications such as subidivisions, design review, and variances are issued through the Planning Department. For a full list of entitlement applications, submittal information or an application form, go to the Planning Department Permits page.

Encroachment Permit
For information about obtaining an Encroachment Permit, insurance requirements and an application form, go to the Submittal Process page of the Engineering Division of Public Works.

Grading Permit
For information about obtaining a Grading Permit, associated fees and an application form, go to the Submittal Process page of the Engineering Division of Public Works.

Fire Permits
For a list of Fire Permits and Fees, including those related to hazardous materials, occupancy, inspection, fireworks and special events, please see the Fire Department Fee Schedule.

Alarm Permit
For an application to install an alarm at your place of business, please see the Police Department's Forms and Publications page.

Extra Legal Load Permits
You will need a permit to operate a vehicle with an extra legal load on the City portions of the roadways in Roseville. For more information, to view the truck route, or to download the required form, please reference the Extra Legal Load Permit page under Public Works/Street Maintenance Division.