Are you interested in opening a business in Chino Hills?
If you are opening a business in Chino Hills, you must first procure your business license. Any type of business in Chino Hills, including home occupations must be licensed and approved. You can print your application off from the Chino Hills
website. It is also available through the Finance Department, located at 14000 City Center Drive. The Finance Department can be reached by telephone at (909) 364-2670.
Is there a cost to license your Chino Hills business?
Yes, you will pay either $54.00 a year, or $21.00 a month, if you plan to run a business from home, there will be a one time $125.00 Home Occupation Permit fee.
What if you plan to operate a Chino Hills business from your home?
In addition to obtaining your business license, you must also obtain a Home Occupation Permit. This permit application is available to print online at the Chino Hills website. It includes request for business information, including your contact, name of business and property address. You must give a detailed description of what your business entails, any materials and equipment that you will use or store. There is a list of Home Occupation Performance Standards to which you must comply.
What information will you need to supply for your Chino Hills business license application?
Your business license application must be filled out accurately and completely and will include information on your business, its physical location, and the owner or principal officer information. If you are the principal officer, you must supply your own address, social security number, all contact information, and your driver’s license information. You must state the type of ownership, meaning whether the business is a sole proprietorship, a partnership, a corporation or an LLC (Limited Liability Corp). There are a few other questions and a brief declaration, stating that you are agreeing to comply with any other additional permits and regulations.
Is there any other information that you should know?
There may be other permits or regulations that you are required to meet in order to do business in Chino Hills. It will be your responsibility to research and procure other permits if they are required. If you plan to open an In-Home Daycare or a Residential Adult Care Facility, you must contact the State of California Department of Social Services Community Care Licensing at (951) 782-4207.
If I have other questions, who should I contact?
If you need more information on obtaining your business license, you can contact the City of Chino Hills Finance Division by calling (909) 364-2670, or visit the office at 14000 City Center Drive.
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