Who is required to obtain a City Business License?
All businesses operating in the City of Healdsburg (City) are required to obtain a business license. “Operating” is defined as ALL businesses within City limits including but not limited to fixed site, itinerant, mobile, non-profit, home-based, consignment, subcontractor, & web businesses, as well as business located outside City limits generating revenue from within the City such as contractors with a jobsite within the City, a service provider performing onsite within the City, Farmers Market vendors, etc.
A separate license shall be required for each branch establishment/location and for each separate type of business at the same location (i.e., service, retail, wholesale, etc.).

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1. Why is a City Business License required?
2. Who is required to obtain a City Business License?
3. When must I file for a business license application?
4. Do I need a new license if I sell or move my business?
5. Are any businesses exempt from paying a business license fee?
6. What period does a Business License cover?
7. What is the Business License fee based on?
8. Can I get a refund if I over estimate my gross receipts?
9. Once I submit my license what is the City process for approval?
10. How long will it take for my Business License to be approved?
11. What is considered a Hazardous Material?
12. How do I get utilities for my new business?
13. Who do I contact if I have questions about Business Licenses?