City Business License


City Business License

How do I obtain a business license application?

Forms are available at City Hall, Finance Department, Room 5, or you can download one from our website

How much does a business license cost?

The fee for each business license is established by resolution of the City Council. Tax rate schedules can be obtained at City Hall, Finance Department, Room 5.

When will I receive my business license?

A license certificate will be printed and mailed to you approximately two weeks after your application is approved.

How often do I need to renew my business license?

Business licenses are renewed annually. A renewal notice will be mailed in November of each year.

When is my business license renewal fee due?

Business license renewal fees are due by January 31.

If I'm no longer in business, what should I do?

Notify our office in writing or return your renewal form with the closing date of the business.

I have moved the location of my business, what do I do?

Moving within the city limits will require coming to City Hall, Finance Department, Room 5 to obtain zoning approval and transferring your license to a new location. Moving your business outside of Norwalk will require a written notification.