Business Licenses

Overview

Business Licenses

Business Licenses are required of all persons or corporations conducting business within the City of Redlands.

Customers seeking to obtain a new business license or to renew an expired or expiring business license may apply online or call (909) 479-2111.

Please make sure you know the answers to these questions before calling or applying online:

  • Is your business located in the City of Redlands or outside our city limits?
  • If inside the city limits, will your business be located in a commercial area or an office out of your home?
  • What is the address of your business?
  • What type of product or service does your business provide?
  • If you are a contractor, please make sure to have your contractor’s license number.

Additional information:

  • New Business License Applications for in town commercially located businesses require a Zone Clearance Application.  
  • Some businesses may be required to apply for a building permit or a fire sprinkler permit depending on the type of business or activities. 

More information regarding the specific provisions of the City’s Municipal Code on business licenses can be found here: Chapter 5.04 – Business Licenses Generally.