Resident Service Center

The City of Santa Clarita is dedicated to providing excellent customer service to our citizens to ensure they enjoy a high quality of life. Please use our Resident Service Center to access City services and make online requests.

Your service request will be designated to a city department that will follow up to ensure the request is resolved in a timely manner.

Please note, the Resident Service Center answers non-emergency calls and any request of city services. The Resident Service Center is not monitored during the weekends, in the event of an emergency requiring the response of a police officer, please contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department at (661) 255-1121, or dial 911.

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Business Licenses


The City of Santa Clarita does not issue nor require business licenses or business permits for businesses operating in Santa Clarita.  A business permit is ONLY required within the City of Santa Clarita if the business is subject to Los Angeles County health or safety regulations.  Businesses that require a business license from the County of Los Angeles include, but are not limited to: restaurants, fitness gyms, beauty salons, heavy equipment rental yards, gas stations, bakeries, etc.  A complete list of categories requiring a license is available at a Los Angeles County Business License Office or online at  



Each of these offices can answer questions regarding business license requirements:

Santa Clarita Office (within the County Civic Center)
23757 W. Valencia Boulevard
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
8:00 AM - 3:30PM (closed for lunch between 12:00PM - 1:00PM)
Monday and Wednesday

Main Office
225 N. Hill Street, Room 109
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 974-2011
8:00AM - 5:00PM
Monday - Friday

Lancaster Office
335 A. East Avenue K-6
Lancaster, CA 93535
(661) 723-4492
8:00AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

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