All application forms are now available online at:
Application packets may also be picked up at the Gearhart City Hall
- One Time Application process for all residential zones except R3
Upon the effective date established by City Council Ordinance (October 17 to December 16, 2016) there will be a one-time 60-day period in which a property owner may file an application for a vacation rental permit from the City of Gearhart. At the time of application the applicant shall provide proof that city lodging taxes were paid on the subject property prior to the end of the 60-day application period. When the one-time 60-day application period expires there shall be no new permit opportunities. The permit application must be deemed complete within 180 days of submittal.
During the permit offering a duplex or multi family structure in a R-2 zone is allowed one (1) vacation rental dwelling permit per dwelling unit.