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Businesses operated out of your home may require a permit from the City of Portland. Restrictions applyregarding type of businesses allowed, onsite employees, customer traffic, etc.
Businesses that prepare, package, serve, store, or otherwise provide food or beverages for public consumption are food establishments and have specific requirements.
Vending carts on private property may require a building permit.
Expanding, remodeling or changing your small business location may require site upgrades and/or a change of occupancy, which is a change from the building/site?s original use.
The types and amount of signage allowed for your business depends on the zoning, lot size, building size and if there is more than one business at the site.