B&Bs are now a permitted use in residential, business, hotel, rural and agricultural zones. There is a cap on the number of permits that may be approved. See B&B Ordinance, Section 19.64.030.R for cap numbers.
How to Apply:
The application can be downloaded from the Planning Department's website.
You may also obtain an application from the Planning Department at 2200 Main Street, One Main Plaza Bldg, Suite 315, in Wailuku, phone 270-7735; or at the Current Division at 2200 Main Street, One Main Plaza Bldg, Suite 619, in Wailuku, phone 270-8205.
A fully processed Zoning & Flood Confirmation Form must be attached to the B&B application. Begin the B&B application process by filling in the project identification portion of the form and submitting it to the Zoning Administration and Enforcement Division at One Main Plaza Suite 335. The zoning and flood designations are confirmed and then returned to the applicant for inclusion in the B&B packet.
The Planning Department is authorized to process most B&B applications.
It may take several months before an application is completely processed. Applicants are advised to make sure the application is completely filled out and that all requested information and fees are included. A checklist is provided as part of the application packet to help an applicant prepare information and documents that will be required.