Anyone operating or conducting business in the City of Farmington must obtain a City Business License. The two main categories of business licenses are "General/Commercial" and "Home Preschool/Daycare ". The General/Commercial Business License is for any business operating in a commercial area. The Home Preschool/Daycare Occupation License is designed for those Daycare's and Preschool's being operated from the home.
The fee for the General/Commercial License is $125 per year for Small Commercial (under 10,000 sq. ft. including outdoor sales area), $200 per year for Medium Commercial (10,000 to 40,000 sq. ft. including outdoor sales area) $300 per year for Large Commercial (over 40,000 sq. ft. including outdoor sales area) and the license is renewable every January. The fee for Home Preschool/Daycare Occupation License is $75 per year and the license is renewable every January. Beginning July 1st of each year the fee for the Home Preschool/Daycare Occupation license is reduced 50% to $37.50 and the Small, Medium, and Large Commercial Licenses are also reduced 50% to $62.50, $100.00, $150.00 respectively.
Door to door salesmen, or solicitors, must have a "Solicitors License" in order to sell door to door. The fee for a solicitor license is $75 plus $20 per solicitor. Each applicant must submit an application along with proof of identification, proof of registration with the Utah State Department of Commerce, BCI background check and a 1x1 photograph taken within the last year.
Applications for the General/Commercial Business License and the Home Preschool/Daycare Occupation License can be submitted online by clicking on the appropriate link below. If mailing: complete and send the application along with the fee to Farmington City, P. O. Box 160, for processing. Call Heidi Bouck 801-939-9209 for additional information.
(If there is a "CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP" please apply for a New Business License Application)
PLEASE DO NOT FILL OUT THE GENERAL/COMMERCIAL BUSINESS LICENSE APPLICATION IF YOU ARE OPERATING OUT OF YOUR HOME! YOU DO NOT NEED A LICENSE FROM FARMINGTON CITY TO OPERATE A BUSINESS OUT OF YOUR HOME! THE GENERAL/COMMERCIAL APPLICATION IS ONLY FOR COMMERCIAL BUSINESSES. WE NO LONGER OFFER HOME BUSINESS LICENSES DUE TO SB81. PLEASE CALL HEIDI BOUCK AT 801-939-9209 WITH ANY QUESTIONS.