If you are interested in opening a new business in town, please contact the Planning Division at (209) 895-8020 for the correct zoning information. You can find the zoning codes on the "Zoning Districts" page on this website.
To apply for the Home Occupation Use Permit/Business License, please use the application listed above. If you have further questions or concerns regarding your home based business, please contact Lisa Ochoa at (209) 895-8022 or (209) 895-8020, Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. and Fridays, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
A sign permit is required anytime you will be adding or revising an existing sign in the City of Patterson. No sign shall be installed, constructed, or altered unless a sign permit is first obtained. The Planning Department regulates the sign permit application process, then a building permit will be issued if required.