Business License

Washoe County Business License will help guide customers through the process of starting or expanding a business within the unincorporated County.  To get started, please read about the license application process and get additional answers at Common Questions.  Information about the different types of business license may be found with the links below.  The City of Reno and the City of Sparks license separately. 

ONE Regional Licensing and Permits Portal
ONE Regional Licensing and Permits Portal is your all-access on-line portal for business licensing and permit information.  The portal is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Learn how to use the regional portal and register for a customer account.

Licensing Questions

Do you need a license?
Washoe County Business License Contact:

Mail your completed application to:
Washoe County Business License
1001 E. Ninth Street
Reno, NV  89512

Business License Phone:  775.328.3733

Business Hours:  Appointments, Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Appointments can be made for virtual, in-person, or phone call.