A Rental License is required to rent housing units or properties to tenants. Rental licenses must be renewed annually and require a renewal fee.
Rental licensing in Philadelphia
All businesses that operate a rental property in Philadelphia need to:
- Register for an Activity License, or
- Get a Commercial Activity License.
They must also hold a Rental License. A Rental License is a specific type of business license.
Information about renting your property
Rental License FAQ
Still have questions? See the Rental License FAQ.