There should be no more than one employee on site that does not reside
within the home. You may need to apply for a planning or building permit
if you do not meet all the requirements of the Home Occupation
Guidelines or if you are planning on making structural changes to your
If you are planning on conducting a Health based business from your home, you are required to contact council's Health Department to discuss the requirements for registration or notification. A council Health inspector will need to visit the premises to ensure all requirements have been met. This will need to take place before your business becomes operational.
You must also consider the impact of your home business will have on your neighbours and surrounding areas.