Below you will find contact information and website links to both the "Business Requirements" and "Other Requirements (if applicable)" that are listed on the second page of the Application Checklist for each business type. Please make sure to use this checklist as a reference when applying for your business license online as some requirements listed may not apply to your business type.
REQUIREMENTS (if applicable to your business type):
Appropriate Zoning: Verify zoning with the Planning Division, email@example.com, 760.955.5135.
Home Occupation Permit Application: Must be completed and uploaded as an attachment when applying for a Business License online via our Citizen Access Portal. HOP Application is available under the In-City Businesses page under Additional Application Forms. Planning Division, firstname.lastname@example.org, (760) 955-5135.
Fats, Oils and Grease (FOGS) Permit: Must be completed and uploaded as an attachment when applying for a Business License online via our Citizen Access Portal. FOGS Application is available under the In-City Businesses page under Additional Application Forms. Code Enforcement Division, email@example.com, (760) 955-5104.
OTHER REQUIREMENTS (if applicable to your business type):
State License / Certification: State of California Department of Consumer Affairs, (800) 952-5210 or via their website. Please be aware that your State License may be under a different State Department; please contact your specific department for more information.
Police Department (Solicitors/NEMT/Vehicle for Hire only): Police Department, (760) 241-2911, 14200 Amargosa Road, Victorville.
Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (Solicitors/NEMT/Vehicles for Hire only): Information enclosed in the application packets. Business License Division, firstname.lastname@example.org, (760) 955-5072.
Please note that the above list is not all inclusive; there may be additional requirements depending on your business type. There is a checklist provided in the Application Checklists describing the requirements for that business type. You will be notified once your application has been reviewed by Business License Division staff if there are any additional requirements.