Business Licenses

Apply for Business Licenses Online!

Now you can apply for, renew, and print your business license online! Click the link below to get started!

Types of Business Licenses

Citrus Heights issues business licenses to regulate businesses activities that occur within the city limits. The license promotes enforcement of city ordinances that protect the public and prevent nuisances and neighborhood disturbances. The license is not a business tax and is not based on business revenue. For additional information, email or call 916-727-4907. There are 2 types of business licenses:

  • General Business License
  • Special Business License


Some businesses may require both a General Business License and a Special Business License. All Special Business License holders are required to have  Livescan fingerprinting and DOJ/Background completed.