Licensing & Permits

young-small-business-ownerBusiness License RenewalAll licenses, unless expressly provided in the ordinances, shall be issued for one (1) year after your license issue date, and will need to be renewed every year there after. Renewal notices will be mailed one (1) month prior to your License issue date. Any license may be renewed within ninety (90) days of expiration, without a new application, by payment of the required fee. 

Bicycle LicenseBicycle LicenseBicycle licenses are valid through the life of the bike with the same owner. To register a bicycle the appropriate fee and the registration form must be submitted to the Provo City Licensing Coordinator. All bicycles used in Provo must have a license. Help us deter thieves by licensing all your bikes.
A Bicycle License is $1.00 per bike.

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RentalRental  If you are applying for a Rental Dwelling License you should review the FAQ so you will know what information is required to complete the application. 

We have provided a copy of the Provo City Code 6.26 Rental Dwelling for additional clarification

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Animal LicenseAnimal License All dogs 4 months or older must be licensed according to Title 8. To license your dog, you must have a current veterinary rabies vaccination certificate. A license may be obtained at the City. 

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  Altered   Unaltered 
 1 Year License  $15.00  $35.00
 2 Year License  $25.00  $65.00
 3 Year License  $35.00  $95.00

Solicitor LicenseSolicitor License Each individual desiring to engage in door-to-door solicitation within the City of Provo, prior to doing so, is required to obtain a solicitors permit (Chapter 6.09). Solicitors permits are issued by the City Licensing official and are valid for one (1) year. Each solicitor will be issued a photo ID badge that is required to be worn at all times while soliciting in Provo City limits. For questions please call (801) 852-7834.

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Beer LicenseBeer License To sell or serve beer at your place of business, you must obtain a Beer License from Provo City. To obtain a Beer License, an annual application, fee, and cash or corporate bond must be submitted. The annual fee for a beer license, is in addition to any other fees or charges imposed by the Provo City Code.

Before a beer license is issued, the Provo City Police Department must complete a background check on all owners, managers and employees. For more information on the specific requirements for the issuance of a beer license, please read Chapter 6.14 of the Provo City ordinances.

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