Business License

Online payments

Other ways to pay

By Mail

PO Box 61, Petaluma, CA 94953

By Email/Phone

Send application via email to [email protected] and pay via phone at 707-778-4354

Online (Renewals Only)

Link to secure payment provider.

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  • Any business located in, or doing business in Petaluma requires a license.
  • Existing Petaluma businesses that change locations within the City must get a Zoning Clearance from Planning and submit a change of location to [email protected].


  1. Get Zoning Clearance: Send email to Planning requesting a zoning clearance for your location.
  2. Complete and Submit Application: see instructions in English or Instrucciones en Español
  3. Pay Applicable Fee:
    • By mail: PO Box 61, Petaluma, CA 94953
    • Via Email/Phone: [email protected] and pay via phone at 707-778-4354


Phone: 707-778-4354

Email: [email protected]


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