City of Clayton - NEW Business License Application
We are pleased that you have chosen to do business in the City of Clayton and wish you much success in your business venture.
The City requires any person or entity conducting, managing, or engaged in any business, trade, profession or occupation in the City of Clayton
to obtain a business license prior to commencing business activities.
Before you begin the online application, please review the information below:
1. Business licenses are renewed on a fiscal year basis (July 1 - June 30).
2. Business start date is the first date your business started in the City of Clayton.
3. If the business is a home occupation located within the city limits of Clayton, you must also file a home occupation application.
The application is available to download and attach during the online application process or on the city's website.
4. Payment will not be required until your application has been approved. You will receive an email verifying the receipt of application.
When your application is approved, you will receive an email containing the amount due and instructions how to make payment online.