Business License

Any person doing business within City limits is required to obtain a City of Rohnert Park Business Tax Certificate. Fees are categorized by classification and are established for each classification. The City issues a new tax certificate for each calendar year. Renewal bills are sent out in November for the next year with payment due by January 31st. New businesses located within city limits must also apply for an Occupancy and Use Certificate.

The City of Rohnert Park is pleased to offer online payments for business license tax renewals! Please visit Citizen Self Service to set up an account and pay your annual business license tax fees using the account number on your 2024 business license bill. Need help finding your account number? Contact the Business Tax Division at [email protected] or 585-6725.

Please click on the Applications and Forms link below to obtain a business license tax application. If you have any questions, please contact the Business Tax Division at [email protected] or 585-6725. For additional information on the Occupancy and Use Certification process, please visit the Building Department's Guides & Guidelines.