A new business in the City of Chamblee is required to have a current Occupational Tax Certificate in order to conduct business within city limits, which must also be renewed annually.
Some businesses require state-issued permits or licenses prior to submitting an application for an Occupational Tax Certificate. Some examples of businesses requiring permits or licenses include food and/or alcohol vendors, and beauty salons, and massage parlors. Visit Georgia's Secretary of State website for a complete list of businesses requiring permits and licenses.
Step 1: Ensure that your business is located within the proper zoning district as determined by Chamblee's Development Department.
Step 2: Complete and submit the required Occupational Tax Certificate documentation.