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Business Registration

Business Registration

The City requires that any person conducting, managing, carrying on or engaging in any business, trade, profession, or occupation in the City of Fullerton, obtain a business registration certificate from the City.

If you are registering a new business or making a change to an existing business, you must complete a Business Registration Application form and submit it with the appropriate payment to:

City of Fullerton
Business Registration
303 W. Commonwealth Avenue
Fullerton, CA 92832

Businesses operating from a commercial location in Fullerton must hand deliver the application to the Community Development Department for approval prior to obtaining a Business Registration Certificate.  Community Development approvals are not available after 12:30 p.m.

Home Occupation Businesses require zoning review. If you are not sure if your business qualifies for a home occupation, please contact the Business Registration office.

For assistance with Business Registration inquiries, contact the Business Registration office.

Contact Information:
Business Registration Office
714.738.6531 or 714.738.5326

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Fridays, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
We are closed every other Friday.

Related Links

Business Registration Application
Business Registration Tax Schedule
Starting a Business
Home Occupancy Businesses
Transient Occupancy Tax
Important Business Links

Business Registration