BUSINESS LICENSE

General Information

The City of Westminster welcomes you, and we recognize the value and importance of a strong and varied business community. Starting a business can be exciting and challenging. We wish you great success in your new venture!

There are many things to consider and various agencies to contact when starting or operating a business. While each endeavor may have its own unique situation or purpose, it is important for you to research prior to starting the application procedure.

The easiest and fastest way to apply for a new Business License or to renew your current Business License is by using the online filing method. To begin, simply click on the “start now” button located on the right of this page. From the main menu, please select the “apply” option to submit a new application for your business.

If you need further assistance applying for a business license, you are welcome to contact us at Westminster@HdLGov.com or by phone at (657) 622-0222. Phone support is available Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (PST).

For more detailed information on the various permits and licenses that are required to operate legally in the City of Westminster, use the CalGold Business Permit System provided by the State of California. The CalGold tool can assist you in finding the appropriate permit information for your business. It also provides contact information for the agencies that administer and issue the permits. A link to the website is provided below.

https://www.calgold.ca.gov/


HOTELS & LODGING ESTABLISHMENTS

Transient Occupancy Tax Assessment returns for Hotels and Motels can now be submitted via mail, e-mail, online, and by phone to simplify your monthly reporting. To submit your TOT online please click the “Start Now” button found on the right and select the “TOT Remittance” option to begin your monthly filing process

If you need further assistance, you are welcome to contact us at Westminstertot@HdLGov.com or by phone at (657) 622-0222. Phone support is available Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (PST).




City of Westminster
C/O HdL Support Center
8839 N. Cedar Ave. #212 • Fresno, CA 93720
(657) 622-0222