Online Business Application Form

Business Information

(If "yes" you will also need to fill out a home occupation permit portion of this form.)





(at this location)
(at this location)
Enter "N/A" if you do not have an AR Sales Tax #
(if applicable)

License Address:

Mailing Address:

(if different from above)

Business Owner

Property Owner

Optional for State Purposes Only








Previous Business Location









PLEASE NOTE:

1. IF YOU ARE NO LONGER IN BUSINESS, WRITTEN NOTIFICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED TO OUR OFFICE.

2. IF YOUR BUSINESS LOCATION CHANGES, AN APPLICATION FOR CHANGE OF ADDRESS MUST BE APPROVED.

3. CITATIONS WILL BE ISSUED TO BUSINESSES FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE BUSINESS LICENSE ORDINANCE.

4. A FALSE STATEMENT OR MISREPRESENTATION MAY MAKE THE LICENSE NULL AND CONSTITUTE FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

5. IF YOUR BUSINESS SELLS FOOD OR IF YOU’RE IN THE LODGING BUSINESS, YOU MAY BE REQUIRED TO PAY THE ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION 2% TAX: CALL 501-370-3205 TO INQUIRE

You will not be able to apply for your business license unless you agree that the above information is true. If you do not agree, please contact the Treasury Management Division at (501) 371-4568.


Signature of Owner or Representative:

Home Occupation Permit Application

Home Occupation Accessory Use Conditions

The following conditions must be strictly adhered to, and any expansion beyond the scope of this approval will be cause for revocation of your accessory use permit.

1. Only 49% or a maximum of 500 square-feet of the principal residential structure can be used for the operation of your business. This shall include telephone, bookkeeping, and office service.

2. Only one (1) service or company vehicle with a capacity of less than one ton can be parked, stored or maintained at this location. The following types of vehicles are expressly prohibited at any time:
a. All commercial tow vehicles or vehicle carriers.
b. Dump trucks or trash haulers.
c. Flat bed or stake bed trucks.
d. Trailers whose designed intent is storage or transport of material or equipment.
e. Trucks or buses used in inter or intrastate commerce.
f. Vans, with a capacity of one (1)-ton or larger, used for other than a private passenger vehicle.
g. School or church buses or vans one (1)-ton in carrying capacity or greater.

3. No outside storage of equipment or materials is allowed except that material or equipment that is kept on your vehicle.

4. There can be no use of any accessory structure on this property for the use of storage or for the purpose of conducting business.

5. No present or future employees are permitted to report to this location for job assignment or duties on the site.

6. No additional building or remodeling is allowed on this property to accommodate this business.

Home occupations shall be permitted that will not:

1. Change the outside appearance of the dwelling or provide product display visible from the street.

2. Generate traffic, parking, sewage, or water use in excess of what is normal in the residential neighborhood.

3. Create a hazard to persons or property, result in electrical interference or become a nuisance.

4. Result in outside storage or display of any material or product.

5. Involve accessory buildings.

6. Result in signage beyond that which may be required by other government agencies.

7. Limited to 500 square-feet in area, but in no case more than 49% of the total area in a dwelling.

8. Stock in trade shall not exceed 10% of the floor area of the accessory use.

9. Require the construction of, or the addition to, the residence of duplicate kitchens.

10. Require or cause the use or consumption on the premises of any food product produced thereon.

11. Provide medical treatment, therapeutic massage or similar activities.


General Information

Total Number of Employees that:



Little Rock Code of Ordinance, Chapter 36, Sections 36-512 - 36-515

The Little Rock Code of Ordinance, Chapter 36, Sections 36-512 - 36-515 regulates the parking of commercial vehicles in residential zoning districts.

NOTE:

Applicant should be apprised that he/she should investigate any "Bill of Assurance", restrictions places on this property.

Material provided in this application is preliminary and, additional information may be required by the committee.

This is to certify that I have received, read and fully understand the restriction on the use of my residence for a home occupation.

For Office Use Only:

For Fire Marshall Use Only