El Dorado County Vacation Home Rentals (VHR)

Welcome to El Dorado County’s Vacation Home Rental (VHR) Information Site. Here you will find information about the County’s VHR ordinance, recent Board action, public outreach and information from the Vacation Home Rental ad hoc Committee and other VHR-related information. For general information, questions or comments, please email us at vhrinfo@edcgov.us.

What’s New


Beginning January 1, 2019, Vacation Home Rental first-time permits and renewals will be handled by the County’s Planning department.

Please visit this site for updates to the VHR ordinance and other information as it may change.

Vacation Home Rental Owners and Property Managers

VHR Local Contact Certification Training Material

VHR Local Contact Certification Exam

VHR Local Contact Complaint Reporting Form

Vacation Home Rental Resources


Vacation Home Rental Ordinance

Vacation Home Rental Frequently Asked Questions

Vacation Home Rental Permit Application

List of Permitted Vacation Home Rentals

 This link lists the VHRs that are permitted in the Tahoe Basin of El Dorado County (does not include those in the City of South Lake Tahoe). Click the “submit” button to see the full list.

Vacation Home Rental Meeting Details

Vacation Home Rental Complaints

Vacation Home Rental Inspection Checklist

Vacation Home Rental Locator Map

*Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Please refer to the County website for updated information.