Obtaining a business license is an important and fulfilling step in your journey to becoming a business owner. We are here to help you along the way! Our business license regulations can be found in Section 5 of the Municipal Code.
The Business Licensing Division issues commercial business licenses as well as alcoholic beverage licenses, home occupation licenses, special/single event licenses, and solicitor’s/peddler’s licenses. It also manages renewals and processing business licensing fees.
The State of Utah has developed a One-Stop Online Business Registration Website that streamlines the process of registering a new business. The site is available 24 hours a day. It will guide you through a series of questions designed to comply with federal and state government registration requirements. NOTE: When your Utah State registration is completed, you'll receive the necessary licenses/registrations and account numbers. You will need to print a copy or save a PDF of those documents. To submit with your Vernal City Business License Application.
If the nature of your business is any of the following, you will need to contact the Tri-County Health Department to complete all of their requirements.
Any business that serves and/or makes food or handles unpackaged foods in any way
- Pools or spas that will have public access
- Tattooing or piercing establishments
- Tanning beds open to the public
- Underground storage of gas for public access
- Used oil collection sites
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Specific types of business may have additional requirements. For more information, please contact the Planning and Development Department at 435-789-2271.