Business License Applications and Renewals are Both Done via Our Online Portal.
 

Did You Know?

  • The online process eliminates a trip to City Hall.

  • It can be accessed 24/7 at your convenience.

  • Your online application or renewal is usually processed faster than if you come into City Hall.

  • Once processed, you can access and print your business license certificate.
     

Key Note: If you applied for your Business License (BL) online, then your BL is linked to your portal account. If not, you need your renewal code which is found on the renewal notice, and existing Business License certificate  See examples below:

 

For an in-person experience, you can also download the forms below, which can be printed, using Adobe Acrobat Reader, and submitted at City Hall.

For any questions, please visit our FAQ page, where you will find answers to most business license questions. You can also reach out to Business License at 760-839-4659 or by email at businesslicense@escondido.org.