How do I get a business license?

It’s easy. All you need to do is to come to the Finance Department at Richmond City Hall, 450 Civic Center Plaza, Second Floor. We will provide you with a “Business Start-up Checklist” and guide you through the process. You can also apply online through our online portal. Please visit eTRAKiT for more information. Or click this link to download and mail in an application to City of Richmond, 450 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA 94804.

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1. When will I get paid for doing business with the City?
2. Who should I contact regarding status of an outstanding invoice?
3. What can I do to help expedite payment of an invoice?
4. Can a vendor pick up a check from City Hall?
5. Do I contact the City of Richmond for garbage/refuse liens?
6. How do I start a business?
7. Do you need a City of Richmond business license?
8. How do I get a business license?
9. How much does it cost? When are monies due?
10. How do I pay a Business/Rental License online?
11. Do state licensed contractors require a license?
12. What are license monies used for?