Thank you for choosing Washington City for your business.
We wish you prosperity in your endeavor
The following information and packets contain the requirements and applications needed for
a business license:
Please keep in mind this list is for your convenience only.
There may be
additional regulations required depending on the type of business
- Register your business name with the Utah Department
of Commerce, 160 East 300 South, Salt Lake City , Utah (801) 530-4849
(click their link to the right for their webpage)
- Obtain a Federal Identification number and a
Utah State Sales Tax Identification Number (if applicable for
your business) 210 North 1950 West, Salt Lake City , Utah (801)
297-2200 (web address: tax.utah.gov). If you require
only a Federal ID number, phone (866) 816-2065.
- Provide a copy of the State Registration, Federal
Identification Number and the State Sales Tax number with the
Business License application
Select businesses only (depending on nature
Show proof of professional license
(if required). This is a license required from the Utah Department
of Occupational Licensing for certain types of businesses.
Schedule an Animal Control Inspection
at (435) 673-7194.
Schedule an inspection with the Southwest Utah Public Health Department at (435) 673-3528
Food Services and Restaurant type busineses are required to install a grease trap, information can be obtained from the St George Wastewater/Sewer Services Department (435) 627-4250 or 3780 S 1550 W St George
To Apply Download the Appropriate Packet:
- Complete and return the Temporary-Use Permit form.
- Provide a copy of the letter giving permission from the property owner.
- Provide a property site plan of your location, including parking and exits.
- Contact a Community Development Counter Representative for information about sign regulations and placement Requirements at (435) 656-6325
Washington City Chamber of Commerce
St George Area Chamber of Commerce
Utah Department of Commerce
Utah State Tax Commission
Utah State One Stop Online Business Registration