BUSINESS LICENSE REQUIREMENTS / INSTRUCTIONS Not all businesses are required to have a business license from the City. The types of businesses requiring a City license are listed below. Click on the name to download the application packet.
APPLICATION PACKETS Applications packets include details about each specific type of license, instructions, and application form. Choose from list below.
In most instances, the annual fee for a business license is $25.00. The license year is July 1 through June 30. See application form for prorated fee schedule.
HOW TO APPLY
Download (or pick up from City Clerk's Office) the application packet. Complete entire form, and return with fee to the City Clerk's Office. Fee is due in full at time of application. Most licenses are issued in 3 to 5 working days.
The license year is July 1 through June 30. Renewal notices are mailed in late May - early June. Simply return with payment to renew. See renewal notice for complete information.
CITY OF PORT ANGELES MUNICIPAL CODE
Regulation of certain types of businesses within the City are necessary
for the protection of the public health, safety and welfare of the citizens of Port Angeles See: TITLE 5 of the MUNICIPAL CODE.....
WASHINGTON STATE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
(General Tax Information / Business Registration) www.dor.wa.gov
WASHINGTON STATE DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING
(Business License) www.dol.wa.gov