Large Family Day Care

License Eligibility
Large Family day care homes are licensed for day care activities of less than 24 hours and for up to 12 children, or 14 children if the criteria in Section 102416.5 of Title 22, Division 12, Chapter 3 is met. These capacities include children under age 10 who live in the licensee’s home and the assistant provider’s children under age 10.
Plan Review Submittal
Submit 2 sets of plans to the Cosumnes Fire Department. Plans must be drawn clearly on a minimum sheet size of 18” x 24”. 

Floor Plan
The floor plan of the dwelling must include location of all: 
  • Doors
  • Fire extinguisher(s)
  • Manual pull station and bell
  • Smoke detectors
  • Water heater
  • Windows
Site Plan
In addition, the site plan must show the location of all: 
  • Fences
  • Gates
  • Pools (if applicable)
  • Sidewalks
  • Street(s) adjacent to the home
The site plan may be shown on the same sheet as the floor plan or on a separate sheet.

Plan Review Fee
The plan review fee, due at the time of plan submittal, is $240.
** Do not install the manual pull station or bell until you have received approved Fire Department plans. Any modifications to the electrical will require an electrical permit from the City Building Department or the County of Sacramento Building Inspection Division.