Card Room Employee Permit

All card room employees are required to possess a permit. Permits must be renewed annually on a rolling basis. Permit renewals require both a new application form and a renewal fee.

Process Overview

  1. Submit the Card Room Employee Permit Application and the permit fee to:
         The City of Emeryville Cashier Counter
         1333 Park Avenue, Emeryville
         Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Please note that this fee is due before your application can be processed and is non-refundable. Payment by cash, check, or card. This permit must be secured before work at the card room can commence and must be completed every year.

Required Documents

The following documents are required as part of your Card Room Employee Permit Application:

License Fees

All fees must be processed through the cashier counter. Please note that the fees below are effective 7/1/2022 and are subject to change; you are responsible for double checking the amount on Emeryville’s Master Fee Schedule. Payment by cash or check only.
  • Card Room Employee Permit Application Fee: $449
  • Renewal Fee: $165
  • Replacement/Change Card Room: $165

For more information regarding the ordinances governing card rooms and card room employees, please see the Card Room Ordinance. 

Any questions? Contact Rochelle Heredia by email at or phone at (510) 596-3718.