Business License

The Community Development Department is responsible for the issuance and renewal of business license for the City of Woodland.  

To apply for a new business license or business license renewal, download the application below & return it with payment, or apply in-person at the Community Development Department, City Hall, 300 First Street between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  If you have questions regarding obtaining a business license, please call our office at (530) 661-5820.

For additional information, please contact us.

Current business license information is viewable by clicking on the links below:  

Special mobile vendor requirements:

For existing or start-up business assistance resources, please visit the following sites:

Sellers Permits Reminder

From the California State Board of Equalization:  Effective January 1, 2013, the State of California is mandating what the City of Woodland include specific ADA information on our Business License forms.  The State is also requiring that Cities collect an additional $1.00 fee. Effective January 1, 2018 this fee was increased to $4.00.

Disability Compliance

Under federal and state law, compliance with disability access laws is a serious and significant responsibility that applies to all California building owners and tenants with buildings open to the public. You may obtain information about your legal obligations and how to comply with disability access laws at the following agencies:

The Department of Rehabilitation
California Commission on Disability Access