How to Apply
- Find your category of business.
- Calculate your fees for up to 15 employees.
- Apply using the Business Registration Application (in-town).
- Apply online by clicking the button above.
- Defined as any for-profit commercial business located in San Carlos.
- Fees are based on category of business and number of employees.
- Zoning clearance from the Planning Division is required before issuance of a business registration.
- Contact the Planning Division for questions regarding permitted use for a business location at (650) 802-4263 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Specialized business types (for example: massage, solicitors) require additional review and background checks, so processing can take approximately 4-8 weeks or more.