The City has two different types of business license applications.
1. General Businesses Applications
General businesses include the following types of businesses:
- Retail establishments
- Personal service salons
- Business professionals
- Vehicle delivery based businesses and rentals
If you fall into this general business type, please complete the following form:
2. Contractor and Sub-Contractor Applications
Contractors located in Los Altos must keep their business license current at all times. These licenses generally are for a term of one year, however, those contractors not located in Los Altos can opt for a six month term.
To apply for a Contractor or Sub-Contractor Application, please complete the following form: