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Home Occupation Permits

Home Occupations are a permitted land use in Metro Nashville and Davidson County. These uses are allowed with certain restrictions as to the size and scope of the home based business.  Please check with the County Clerk's Office to see whether a business license is required for your particular home based business.   The attachment below describes the process for obtaining a home occupation permit.  Questions regarding home occupation permits may be directed to the Zoning Division at (615) 862-6510.

Home Occupation Permit Information