Licenses & Permits
The City of Bakersfield Treasury Division administers and enforces provisions of the Municipal Code relating to business tax certificates, transient outdoor business permits, other business regulatory permits, and transient lodging tax.
California requires all dogs over the age of 3 months to be vaccinated against rabies and licensed as a rabies control measure.
View our encroachment permit application.
Do not perform work without a Fire Department "job card" on site.
Residential and commercial burglary and/or robbery alarms can deter criminal activity, but unfortunately, false alarms are common.
The City of Bakersfield special event process is designed to ensure that your event is successful while taking into consideration the protection of the public’s health and safety.
View our street permit application.