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Business Licenses

BUSINESS LICENSES IN THE CITY OF SANTA CLARITA

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 http://www.lacounty.gov/.  

 

GETTING IN CONTACT WITH THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY BUSINESS LICENSE OFFICE:

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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