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Operating Without a Business License

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Business License (Occupation Tax Certificate) - City Code Chapter 10.3.4
A Business License (Occupation Tax Certificate) is required for each person engaged in business, trade, or occupation that has an office location in the City of Roswell. The certificate must be displayed on the business premises.

Contact the Business Registration Office to apply for a Business License (Occupation Tax Certificate) at 770-594-6235.

Call Code Enforcement to report a business operating without a license at 770-594-6101.

Home Occupation - Unified Development Code Section 9.7.11 & City Code Chapter 10. 3
A home occupation is any use, occupation, or activity conducted entirely within a dwelling by the residents thereof, which is clearly incidental and secondary to the use of the dwelling for residence purposes and does not change the character thereof. Any business operating from a residence requires an Occupation Tax Certificate.

Contact the Business Registration Office to apply for a Business License (Occupation Tax Certificate) at 770-594-6235.

Additional Information
For more information, please view the full City Code online.