Business Licensing

Simple License Checklist

Simple Permit / Home Occupation 
(Office only:  Computer work, invoicing, telephone, etc. No employees/clients in or out of the home that would alert the neighbors or have a visual impact on the neighborhood: Internet services, accounting, crafts, etc. Also includes mobile business that performs work and related services in other locations: Handyman, cleaning services, consulting, plumbing, etc.)

  1. Apply with State Commerce Department for business name registration. You may apply at Fee required.
  2. You will receive a seven digit dash four digit registration number from the State. Bring a hard copy of that registration to the City for proof.
  3. Fill out Riverton City Business License Application Form (2 pages). Available on line at or at City offices 12830 South Redwood Road.
  4. Obtain signature of clearance from Planning & Zoning Department at Riverton City same location as above.
  5. Pay-licensing fee at Cashier Window, same location.
  6. The license will be processed by the Clerk and will be sent to you in the mail.

It is applicants’ responsibility to provide item 1 when presenting completed Business License Application. Fees for item number 3 will be collected when Business License application is turned in. All licenses will be issued only after fee is paid.