Revenue & Business Licenses
Obtaining a Business License
Please print and complete the Business License Application (PDF). Please contact our office for additional required documentation. Applications will not be processed until all required documentation and payment is received. Classifications and fees may be found under the link located below. Please contact our office if you are unsure of the classification or fee for your business activity. Business licenses are valid for a calendar year, January 1st through December 31st, regardless of the date business initiated.
Requirements & Fees
Licensing requirements and fees vary based upon the type/nature of your business and the location of your business. Some licenses require state certification and/or bonds. Please feel free to contact the City of Enterprise Revenue Department at any time with questions about your business license.
When remitting payments directly to the city, please make all checks, money orders or cashier's check payable to the City of Enterprise.
Effective January 1, 2019, the minimum business license fee is $50.00 per Ordinance 12-04-18A. Effective January 1, 2019, the City of Enterprise does impose and assess an issuance fee of $12.00 per license issued per Ordinance 12-04-18A.
The City of Enterprise Revenue Department collects business license fees, lodging tax, gas tax, and Alcohol Beverage Control tax. Avenu Insights (formerly RDS) is the sales tax administrator for the City of Enterprise. Avenu Insights (formerly RDS) works with hundreds of local and state governments in several states providing taxpayer services, including business tax collection, taxpayer registration, and online filing of business taxes. The employees of Avenu Insights can answer any of your questions concerning any sales tax issues/payment. You may reach them by phone at 800-556-7274 or locate them online.
You may contact our office between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., by phone at 334-348-2656, or in person inside City Hall located at 501 South Main Street. A copy of the City of Enterprise Business License Ordinance (PDF) is available online.
- Alcoholic Beverage License & Control Ordinance REV 07282021
- Business License Ordinance 08-21-07 (PDF)
- Ordinance 12-04-18-A (PDF)
- Lodging Tax Ordinance (PDF)
- Sales Tax Ordinance (PDF)
- ABC Ordinance (PDF)
- ABC Ordinance revised 09302020 (PDF)
- Food Truck Ordinance 08-17-21-D.PDF
- Business License Ordinance 08-21-17-C.PDF