I want to operate a business out of my home.

A Home Occupation Permit is required for any accessory use which is an activity, profession, occupation, service, craft or revenue enhancing hobby, but excluding compensated auto repair and daycare facilities, which is clearly incidental and subordinate to the use of the premises for dwelling purposes, and which is conducted entirely within conforming non-agricultural structures located upon the premises without any significant adverse effect on the surrounding neighborhood. See also Article 6, Section 6.01 AA.

Home Occupations are permitted in specific Zoning Districts of the Township. Determine your Zoning District.

  • Home occupation (up to 1 outside employees)-Permitted in Zoning Districts R-LD, R-MD, R-S/MF, R-HD, R-O/C
  • Home occupation (up to 3 outside employees)-Conditional in Zoning Districts R-LD, R-MD, R-S/MF, R-HD, R-O/C. A Conditional Use Application must be submitted.
  • Landscape business as home occupation-Permitted in Zoning Districts R-LD, R-O/C

Please contact our Zoning Inspector to determine the potential of your Home Occupation request.

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1. How do I determine my Zoning District?
2. I want to build a new home.
3. I want to build a deck.
4. I want to build/enlarge my garage.
5. I want to build/install a shed.
6. I want to install a swimming pool.
7. I want to install a fence.
8. I want to add/replace: shingles, windows, siding, HVAC, plumbing, hot water heaters
9. I want to remodel the interior of my home.
10. I want to operate a business out of my home.