City Licenses

Licenses Issued by the City of Pocatello


The Clerk is responsible for issuing city licenses, except those associated with the building trade. All applications are processed through the Permits and Licensing Division of the Pocatello Police Department.

Business Licenses


The City of Pocatello does not require general business licenses; however, specific types of businesses do require licenses. Follow the link below to access the specific fees and requirements associated with them. If you have questions regarding city business licenses, not related to the building trade, please email the City Licensing Enforcement Officer, Jene Purman, or call 208-234-6285.

Business License Fees and Requirements

Contractor Licenses


The City of Pocatello has 13 different types of contractor licenses

. Follow the link below to access the specific fees and requirements associated with them.

Contractor License Fees and Requirements