BUSINESS ASSISTANCE: License

Where to Find a Business License

Monterey County does NOT require a business license to conduct business within the unincorporated areas of the County.  However each of the Cities does require the purchase of a business license on an annual basis.  Below are links to each City’s office of Business Licenses.

Carmel-by-the-Sea: http://ci.carmel.ca.us/carmel/index.cfm/businesses/doing-business-in-carmel-by-the-sea/taxes-permits-licenses/
Del Rey Oaks: http://www.delreyoaks.org/index.cfm/downloadsforms.htm
Gonzales: http://www.ci.gonzales.ca.us/documents.php
Greenfield: http://ci.greenfield.ca.us/index.aspx?page=105
King City: http://www.kingcity.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=14&Itemid=81
Marina: http://www.ci.marina.ca.us/index.aspx?nid=210
Monterey: http://www.monterey.org/en-us/departments/finance/businesslicenses.aspx
Pacific Grove: http://www.ci.pg.ca.us/index.aspx?page=49
Salinas: http://www.ci.salinas.ca.us/services/finance/business_licenses.cfm
Sand City: http://www.sandcity.org/government/departments/Business_License.aspx
Seaside: http://www.ci.seaside.ca.us/index.aspx?page=80
Soledad: http://www.ci.soledad.ca.us/index.aspx?NID=345