Business License

  1. APPLY
  2. RENEW

For immediate assistance, please call the Palmdale Business Support Center at 661-247-8384. A specialist will be available to assist you in processing your application and payment over the phone. Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Applying online is quick and easy!

You can apply for a business license online from the comfort of your home or office. Please visit: Available 24 hours a day.

You may also, Download an application at, or request an application to be mailed to you by calling 661-247-8384. Scan and email your completed form to, or mail your completed form to:

City of Palmdale
Business Support Center
8839 N. Cedar Ave #212
Fresno, CA 93720


Payment is not required until your application has been approved. You will receive an email or call verifying the receipt of your application. After the license fees are paid, a business account number will be issued. Additional information may be required. A business license will be mailed or emailed to you once the process is completed. Upon receipt of your business license, the City of Palmdale municipal code requires it be posted in a conspicuous place at your place of business.

Customer Support

For assistance with applying or renewing your business license, you may contact the HdL support center by email at or by phone at 661-247-8384.

Senate Bill 1186 (Steinberg, Disability Access)

On January 1, 2013, Government Code Section 4467 became effective, establishing the Disability Access and Education Revolving Fund and adding a state fee of $1 to all new local business licenses or renewals.

Beginning January 1, 2018, the State mandated $1 fee for accessibility training increased to $4.

For information regarding this bill, visit the following websites: 

If you need to contact the City of Palmdale Business License please call  661-267-5434