Business Licenses

City Business Licenses


There are several options available for completing and submitting your application:
  • Print a blank license form, manually fill out, and mail with the
    appropriate fees.    
  • Fill out online, print, and mail, with the appropriate fees.
  • Fill out and pay online. Completed application and payment confirmation is sent directly to the business license clerk. This option is only available for applications identified with "Apply Online." There is a $4.50 service and processing fee for all online payments.
If additional assistance is needed, contact the business license clerk at (206) 870-6535 or email. For business and occupation tax forms and information, please call (206) 870-7582.

The following licenses can be applied for online or printed and mailed with payment.  
    1st Time
Applicants
License Renewals 
Adult Family Home  Apply Online
 Print PDF
Print PDF
In-City Commercial  Apply Online
 Print PDF
Print PDF
Out-of-City Commercial  Apply Online
 Print PDF
Print PDF
Family Day Care  Apply Online
 Print PDF
Print PDF
Home Occupation  Apply Online
 Print PDF
Print PDF
Single-Unit Rental
of Real Property
 Apply Online
 Print PDF
Print PDF
Multi-Unit Rental
of Real Property
 Apply Online
 Print PDF
Print PDF
    

The following licenses can be printed and
mailed with payment.

 
  1st Time
Applicants
License
Renewals
 Mobile Vendor  Print PDF
Print PDF
 Stationary Vendor  Print PDF Print PDF
 Cabaret  Print PDF Print PDF
 Solicitors  Print PDF Print PDF