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.

Alcohol Sales

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

Daycare

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

Detective & Security

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

Sexually Oriented

License/Permit
Fee Reduced 30-Day Renewal
Sexually Oriented Business (PDF)
$250.00 $125.00
Sexually Oriented Business Employee (PDF)
$75.00 $50.00

Taxi Cab

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

Other

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