Home based activities
You may need approval from the City of Belmont to run certain activities from your home. Whether you need approval will depend on a number of factors, including the type of activity, the amount of space it takes and the number of people involved.
Home-based activities which will need development approval include a:
- Home Business;
- Home Store;
- Child Family Day Care;
You will not need development approval from the City for a:
- Home Occupation;
- Home Office;
For details about what each of these activities includes, please refer to the Development Application Checklist – Home Business, Home Store or Child Family Day Care
How to apply for development approval
To apply for development approval for your home-based activity, you will need to:
No fees apply to applications for a ‘Home Business’ or a ‘Home Store’.