Forms

BUSINESS LICENSE APPLICATION FORM IS AVAILABLE HERE:

Application form 

 STATE LAW AB 3002

The State of California enacted AB 3002, which updated Section 4469.5 to the Government Code, relating to disability access.  Per AB 3002, the City shall make a disability access notice, known as “The Model Notice”, available to applicants for commercial building permits or commercial business licenses. The Model Notice provides information on compliance requirements under both state and federal law and an advisory strongly encouraging the applicant to obtain a CASp consultation and inspection.

The Model Notice to Applicants for Commercial Business Licenses and Commercial Building Permits:

You may obtain a copy of the AB 3002 mandate at: http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billNavClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180AB3002

STATE LAW AB 1379

The State of California enacted AB 1379, which updated SB 1186 and raised the fees on new business licenses from $1.00 to $4.00.  Per AB 1379, the City now collects the $4.00 State fee on every applicant for a local business license or business license renewal.  The fee is required to be collected by all cities and counties throughout California, including the City of Fairfield.  Accordingly, the City's Business License application has been revised to include this new fee.  The original SB 1186 also required that applicants be provided the following notice:

Under federal and state law, compliance with disability access laws is a serious and significant responsibility that applies to all California building owners and tenants with buildings open to the public.  You may obtain information about your legal obligations and how to comply with disability access laws at the following agencies:

The Division of the State Architect at www.dgs.ca.gov/dsa

The Department of Rehabilitation at www.dor.ca.gov

The California Commission on Disability Access at www.dgs.ca.gov/ccda

You may obtain a copy of the SB1186 mandate at  http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov