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To apply for a business license, you must register your business name with The Department of Commerce. You can register your business name through:
The Department of Commerce801-530-4849
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MSD Planning & Development services has an online portal for Business License & Inspections called Cityworks. Go online to submit a new Business License application.
If you register with Cityworks and you have not received a confirmation email within a few minutes after submission, please check your SPAM folder before contacting support.
Please refer to our Creating an Application tutorial.
Please refer to our Scheduling an Inspection tutorial.
Please refer to our Making a Payment tutorial.
Every seller with an established presence in Utah must have a Utah sales Tax Submit form TC-69, Utah State Business and Tax Registration, or register online at osbr.utah.gov to apply for a license.
Utah Sales Tax Commission801-297-2200
To schedule a business license inspection please call 385-468-6690 before 3 pm to schedule your inspection the following business day.
The building inspector must have access to be inside to perform the inspection. It is your responsibility to call our office at (385) 468- 6688 between 7:30 and 8 am the morning of the inspection to make arrangements with the inspector. Failure to do so puts your business license on hold until we get all of the inspections finalized.
If you need to verify, talk to your inspector, or meet with your inspector at an inspection site, please call 385-468-6688 between 7:30 to 8 am the morning of your inspection.
“Any business activity which is conducted entirely within a dwelling or attached garage and is clearly incidental, secondary and in addition to the use of the structure for dwelling purposes.”