Business Licenses

Business Licenses Issued by the City of Pocatello
The City of Pocatello does not require general business licenses, however the following types of businesses do require licenses. For more information about the below licenses and permits please contact the City Clerk at 208-234-6215 or the Permits and Licensing Division of the Pocatello Police Department at 208-234-6285.

The initial Fee is for the first time the license is issued.  A renewal notice is sent out several months in advance.  If you renew your license 30 days before it expires you qualify for the Reduced 30 Day Renewal fee.

Fees Go Into Effect October 1, 2012
View the Pocatello Police Department Forms and Applications page for applications to the below licenses and permits.

Alcohol Sale

License/Permit
Fee Reduced 30 Day Renewal
Beer Draft/Bottled
$200.00 N/A
Wine by the Drink/Retail
$200.00 N/A
Beer Retail
$50.00 N/A
Liquor
$562.50 N/A

Daycare

License/Permit
Fee Reduced 30 Day Renewal
Daycare $150.00 $100.00
Daycare Employee
$80.00
$40.00
Daycare Resident
$80.00 $40.00
Daycare Volunteer
$80.00 $40.00

Detective & Security

License/Permit Fee Reduced 30 Day Renewal
Private Detective Agency
$100.00 N/A
Private Investigator
$80.00 $40.00
Security Guard
$80.00 N/A

Sexually Oriented

License/Permit
Fee Reduced 30 Day Renewal
Sexually Oriented Business
$250.00 $125.00
SBL Employee
$75.00 $50.00

Taxi Cab

License/Permit Fee Reduced 30 Day Renewal
Taxi Cab Company
$100.00 $50.00
Taxi Cab Driver
$80.00 N/A

Other

License/Permit Fee Reduced 30 Day Renewal
Auctioneer $100.00 N/A
Carnival/Circus
$100.00 N/A
Christmas Tree Lots
$50.00 N/A
Crossing Guard
$80.00 $40.00
Pawnbrokers $50.00 N/A
Solicitor/Peddler/Door-to-Door Sales Business
$100.00 N/A
Solicitor/Peddler/Door-to-Door Sales Individual
$80.00 N/A