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Welcome to Murrieta Business License

Thank you for bringing your business to Murrieta. We wish you success!


Who needs a Murrieta Business License?

Every person (1099) or entity planning to engage in business within city limits, regardless of whether the business is subject to taxation or not, must apply for a license, pay applicable fees, and obtain the appropriate approvals in order to procure a business license.

"Business" means profession, trade, occupation, gainful activities, and all and every kind of professional, commercial, and industrial calling whether or not carried on for profit.

Click here to view Murrieta Municipal Code.


Questions & Information

Please view our FAQ Frequently Asked Questions and Information page for all business license related questions and information. If you have any further questions not answered on our webpage, our Business Licensing Staff is available during normal business hours to answer any additional questions you may have.


Hours & Contact Information

Monday - Thursday:     7:30 am to 5:30 pm (cashier closes at 5:00)
Every Other Friday:       8:30 am to 4:30 pm (cashier closes at 4:00)                                                                                            View City Calendar

Missy Matula     951-461-6074

Christina Ross    951-461-6040


Office:       (951) 461-6042
Fax:           (951) 698-4509

Online Services

We offer convenient online services available 24/7: Apply, Renew, Pay Balance, Closeout or Inactivate, Search for a Business, or Submit a Change of Address Request.

Secure Payments Accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and eCheck.


Forms & Information

Business License Newsletter

Home Occupation Permit HOP Form with Development Code
Business License Fees 
Solicitor Fees, Process, and Information Form
Approved, Current, and Issued Licenses - as of 6/1/19
About Your Murrieta Business License                                                                                                                                 Business License Requirements