Getting Started

Business Check List
The City of San Jacinto requires all businesses operating within the City limits to obtain a business license prior to commencing business operations.  Please review the information below when getting started.

  • Business licenses are renewed on a annual basis and expire on December 31st of each year.
  • The business start date is the first date your business started operating in the City of San Jacinto.

  • Employee identification numbers are required for all new businesses. Sole owner or partnerships are required to provide a Social Security number for all owners/partners. LLC, Limited Partnership, Trust or Corporations are required to provide a Federal Employee Identification Number (FEIN) or State Employee Identification Number (SEIN) for the business.
  • Payment is not required until your application has been reviewed and approved.  A representative will contact you within 10 business days to establish fees due and instructions on how to make a payment.

Download your application packet by selecting the business type in the links below

Compliance information for the 
Gender Tax Repeal Act of 1995
is available in:

English *Spanish * Korean * Simplified Chinese * Traditional Chinese * Tagalog * Vietnamese

Services provided by external agencies are often required before a business license can be issued in the City.  Please visit the links below for more information.

Need A Small Business Plan?            Small Business Administration

Need a Fictitious Name?             
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Need A Seller's Permit?