Business Registration/Licensing

Business Registration/Licensing


This is the government office for the city of West Hollywood. Government services include election information, city information lines, business licensing, permits and planning and zoning. Geographic restrictions apply for some services; business-related services are provided only for businesses in West Hollywood.

The city provides building permits, electrical permits, elevator permits, mechanical permits and plumbing permits for any contracted work done within city limits. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call or walk in for information or service. Call the business license hotline or walk in to apply for a business license. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for most services. The fees for business licenses, taxes and permits vary. Call or visit the city's website address for specific fees. There are fixed fees for various permits.
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8300 Santa Monica Blvd.

West Hollywood , CA 90069 (Physical)

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Service hours
Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 6:00pm; Fridays, 8:00am to 5:00pm.


(323) 761-8810 (Taxi Coupon Program) (323) 848-6450 (Rent Stabilization Mediator) (323) 848-6320 (Building & Safety) (323) 848-6437 (Business Licenses) (323) 848-6460 (City Manager/City Council) (323) 848-6404 (Recycling) (323) 848-6396 (Animal Services/Tree Maintenance) (800) 447-2189 (Senior and Disabled Transportation) (323) 848-6879 (Street Repairs) (323) 848-6510 (Social Services Division) (323) 848-6326 (Bus Pass Subsidies) (800) 447-2189 (Dial-a-Ride Scheduling) (800) 827-0829 (Access Transportation) (888) 336-6100 (Bulky Item Pick-Up)

Service/Intake and Administration

(323) 848-6400

Service/Intake and Hotline

(323) 848-6557 (24-hr Graffiti Removal Hotline)

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