Submit a business license application online to operate in Riverside City with this service. 

Please note the following while submitted your application: 

  • Provide a detailed description of your business activity.
  • The business start date is the first date your business started in the City of Riverside.
  • Owner identification # is required.  Sole owner or partnerships are required to provide social security #s for all owners/partners, LLC, Limited Partnership, Trust or Corporations are required to provide a FEIN or SEIN for the business. 
  • Business tax is an annual fee and will expire twelve (12) months from your business start date.
  • Payment will not be required until your application has been reviewed and accepted. You will receive an email verifying the receipt of your application.

Please allow two (2) business days for your application to be processed.  Once processed we will send an email notifing you of the amount due and instructions on how to make your payment on-line.