A shelter-in-place order is in effect for all Alameda County residents. City facilities are closed and non-essential meetings and events are cancelled.  Find more information here.

The following activities are considered Home Occupations under the City of Albany Municipal Code:

  • If you work out of your Albany home.
  • If your Albany home address is the mailing address for a business.
  • If you have a wholesaler’s or merchant’s license with an Albany address.
  • If you make crafts at your Albany home that are sold at craft shows or swap meets.

Applications for Home Occupation are approved by the Community Development Department. If you would like more information regarding Home Occupations, please read the Home Occupation regulations.