Business License

Business License

Welcome to the City of Upland!

The City of Upland welcomes you to its business community. The City is excited that you have chosen to operate a business in our community and we value the many businesses that have made Upland their home. Starting a business can be exciting and challenging. We wish you success in your new business venture!

The City of Upland requires all businesses operating within the City limits, including property owners and independent contractors, to obtain a business license and to pay the business license tax prior to commencing business operations.

Please click here to apply online for a new business license and/or to renew an existing license in the City of Upland.

The City's Business License Handbook serves as a guideline and tool for business owners seeking to open a new business in the City of Upland. Please click here for a copy of the Business License Handbook to help you get started.

You may contact the Business Support Center for your entire business license needs anytime Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at:

  • Toll-free by Phone: (888) 602-0239
  • Email:
  • Apply online:
  • Apply by mail: 8839 N. Cedar Avenue, #212, Fresno, CA 93720

Business Concierge Support

The City of Upland understands the importance of establishing and expanding your business and is committed to assisting you. The City provides a one-stop shop service for new and existing businesses.

For more information on our business concierge service, please contact the Development Services Department at (909) 931-4317. We are here to help!



460 N. Euclid Avenue
Upland, CA 91786
(909) 931-4100

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.