Massage Permits

Do I need a massage permit?
The City of Mountain View requires all persons opening a massage establishment, providing any type of massage or acting as a manager of a business located in Mountain View offering massages to obtain a permit from the police department. Permits for these establishments are in place to prevent unsafe practices and other crimes. For more information, go to Massage Permits.
How much are massage permits?
Permit fees are $450, however a renewal costs $225. In some cases, you may be required to be fingerprinted, a cost of $52. If you are applying for a permit, we ask that you allow up to 60 days for each permit to be processed.