All base careers offer at least one restriction until they have been mastered, as do many expansion pack careers. For almost all expansion pack careers, the restrictions for a particular pack career have an alternate, required method of lifting the restrictions which should be implimented if an expansion is not installed.
The Sims 3Edit
- Business restricts selling goods, hiring of services, and usage of raw materials.
- Criminal, Evil Branch requires deduction from family funds on a weekly basis.
- Criminal, Thief Branch restricts work and career attendance, performance, and availability.
- Culinary restricts access to food and the preparation thereof.
- Journalism restricts available interactions with newspapers and books.
- Law Enforcement, Forensic Analyst restricts access to emergency services.
- Law Enforcement, Special Agent restricts mobility within the neighborhood, coupled with the Military restrictions.
- Medical restricts access to medical and hygiene devices.
- Military restricts mobility within the neighborhood, coupled with the Special Agent restrictions.
- Music, Rock Branch restricts celebrity actions and usage of musical instruments.
- Music, Symphonic Branch restricts what objects may be placed outdoors and where they may be placed.
- Political restricts the amount of area which may be utilized on the home lot.
- Professional Sports restricts moving items and inventory contents.
- Science restricts access to lighting, technology, and vehicles.
The Sims 3: AmbitionsEdit
- Architectural Designer restricts usage of decoration, recoloring, and building.
- Education restricts usage of the education system and other information sources.
- Firefighter restricts access to firefighters, in addition the Forensic Analyst. The career cannot be joined unless the Professional Sports restriction has been lifted.
- Ghost Hunter restricts how Sims engage with ghosts.
- Investigator disallows photography and restricts access to information sources.
- Stylist restricts individual style options and the implementation of group outings.
The Sims 3: Late NightEdit
- Film, Acting Branch restricts parties and skill building for toddlers, children, and teenagers.
- Film, Directing Branch restricts parties and cultural experiences.
The Sims 3: GenerationsEdit
- Daycare restricts play activities for children, pranks for teens, and Woohoo options for adults.
The Sims 3: ShowtimeEdit
- Acrobat is an alternate method for lifting the Acting Branch restrictions.
- Magician is an alternate method for lifting the Directing Branch restrictions.
- Singer does not lift a restriction.
The Sims 3: SupernaturalEdit
- Fortune Teller, Mystic Branch restricts usage of most of the expansion pack's content.
- Fortune Teller, Scam Artist Branch is an alternate method for lifting the Ghost Hunter restrictions.
The Sims 3: University LifeEdit
- Sports Agent does not yet have restrictions.
- Video Game Developer, Engineer Branch does not yet have restrictions.
- Video Game Developer, Game Artist does not yet have restrictions.
- Art Appraiser, Acquisition Branch does not yet have restrictions.
- Art Appraiser, Appraisal Branch does not yet have restrictions.