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As of January 2, 2020, permit applications submitted to the Police Department will be accepted through the City’s new MyGovernmentOnline (MGO) permitting platform. Before you submit an application for the first time, you must create a user account. For more information about MGO, please visit the City’s Application Center.
All Police Department Permits require a separate business license with the exception of Block Party and Concealed Weapon (CCW) Permits.
- If you are an independent contractor to a business, you need a business license.
- If you are an employee, you do NOT need a business license.
For business license information, please contact the City Finance Department at (408) 866-2174.
Those interested in Field or Trail permits for special events or fun run events please call Lauren Merriman, Recreation Department, at 408- 866-2107 or e-mail LaurenM@campbellca.gov.
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|Permit||Municipal Code||City Council Approval|
|Adult-Oriented Business (New)||5.55||No|
|Alarms - Home or Business|
(No Permit necessary)
(10 or more amusement devices)
(2-9 amusement devices)
|Bingo (Annual Renewal)||5.29||No|
|Concealed Weapon (CCW) (New)||State Law||No|
|Concealed Weapon (CCW)|
|Firearms - Sale (New - Business)||5.45||No|
|Firearms - Sale|
(Annual Renewal - Business)
|Ice Cream Truck (Sound Truck)||10.08.100||No|
|Live Entertainment|| 5.24||Yes|
|Live Entertainment (Single Event)||NA||No|
(New - Owner is NOT State Certified)
(Annual Renewal - Owner is NOT State Certified)
(New - Owner IS State Certified)
(Annual Renewal - Owner IS State Certified)
| Massage Establishment Exemptions|
|Acupuncturists - Licensed||5.48.060|
|Chiropractors - Licensed||5.48.060|
|Cosmetologists - Licensed||5.48.060|
(New - Must be State Certified)
(Renewal - Due on Certificate Expiration Date)
|Medical Marijuana Delivery|
(Renewal every 2 years)
Still & Filming/Video
|Pool or Billiards Establishment (Two or more tables)||5.28||Yes|
|Pool or Billiards Table|
(Only one table)
|Secondhand Dealer (New)||5.10||No|
(Renewal every 2 years)
|Taxi Permit (Non-Local)||5.40||Yes|
|Tow Driver Certificate (New)||5.44||No|
|Tow Driver Certificate (Annual Renewal)||5.44||No|
|Used Car Dealer - Retail Only||5.08||Yes|