Mobile Government


REVENUE DEPARTMENT



205 Gov't St., S. Tower Rm. 243
PO Box 1827
Mobile, AL 36633-1827
Office: 251-208-7462
Fax: 251-208-7954











Business License Application


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City of Mobile
Revenue Department
P.O. Box 3065
Mobile, AL 36652-3065

(251) 208-7462
Fax (251) 208-7954


* FEIN:
* St. of Ala Tax No.:

Form of Ownership (Check One)
Sole Prop Partnership
Corporation Professional Assoc.
LLC Other:

Application Type:
New Owner Change
Name Change Location Change


Legal Business Name:

Trade Name: (If different from above)

Business Activities: (Brief description - Ex: retail clothing sales, wholesale food sales, rental of industrial equipment, computer consulting, etc.)

  (Street) (City) (State) (Zip)
Physical Address:
Mailing Address:
  (Business) (Fax) (Home)
Telephone:


  (Name) (Phone Number)
Contact Person:
* Contact Email: (required)

List of Names of Owner(s), Partners, or Officers:

(Name) (Residence Address) (SSN) (Title)
* Captcha Code:


Date Business Activity Initiated or Proposed in Mobile:

Number of Employees in Mobile:

This application has been examined by me and is, to the best of my knowledge, a true and complete representation of the above named entity, and person(s) listed.


PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION CONCERNING THE COMPLETION OF THIS FORM

FORM WILL INITIATE THE PROCESS FOR REGISTERING YOUR BUSINESS WITH THE MUNICIPALITY


  • IF YOUR BUSINESS WILL HAVE A PHYSICAL LOCATION WITHIN THE MUNICIPALITY, PLEASE USE THAT ADDRESS ON THE FRONT OF THIS FORM. (Complete separate forms for each physical location in the city)
  • UPON RECEIPT OF THE COMPLETED FORM, THE MUNICIPALITY WILL PROVIDE ANY ADDITONAL FORMS AND INFORMATION REGARDING OTHER SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS TO YOU IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LICENSING PROCESS.


ALL LICENSE RENEWALS ARE DUE JANUARY 1 AND DELINQUENT AFTER JANUARY 31, WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS:

  • ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE LICENSE: DUE JANUARY 1. DELINQUENT AFTER JANUARY 15
  • INSURANCE COMPANY LICENSE: DUE JANUARY 1. DELINQUENT AFTER MARCH 1


THIS FORM IS INTENDED AS A SIMPLIFIED, STANDARD MECHANISM FOR BUSINESSES TO INITIATE CONTACT WITH A MUNICIPALITY CONCERNING THEIR ACTIVITIES WITHIN THAT CITY. A BUSINESS LICENSE WILL BE REQUIRED PRIOR TO ENGAGING IN BUSINESS. IF A BUSINESS INTENDS TO MAINTAIN A PHYSICAL LOCATION WITHIN THE CITY, THERE ARE NORMALLY ZONING AND BUILDING CODE APPROVALS REQUIRED PRIOR TO THE ISSUANCE OF A LICENSE.

IN CERTAIN INSTANCES, A BUSINESS MAY SIMPLY BE REQUIRED TO REGISTER WITH THE CITY TO CREATE A MECHANISM FOR THE REPORTING AND PAYMENT OF ANY TAX LIABILITIES. IF THAT IS THE CASE, YOU WILL BE PROVIDED THE MATERIALS FOR THAT REGISTRATION PROCESS.

THE COMPLETION AND SUBMISSION OF THIS FORM DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE APPROVAL OR SUBSEQUENT ISSUANCE OF A LICENSE TO DO BUSINESS. ANY PREREQUISITES FOR A PARTICULAR TYPE AND LOCATION OF THE BUSINESS MUST BE SATISFIED PRIOR TO LICENSING.