Farmington Business Licenses

Grow your business in Farmington, MO! Select the appropriate license application below to get started. Each application will indicate any additional documents that need to be attached. Submit application and payment to the address noted on the application. For assistance, please refer to the contacts at the bottom of this page. We look forward to working with you!

License Applications

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Contractor License Application
Financial License Application (Banks)
Liquor License Application
Merchant License Application
Merchant License Fee Calculator
Service License Application
Service License Application - Solid WasteRecycling
Service License Application - Taxicab
Solicitor / Peddler License Application
Vendor License Application

License Review Process

The basic process for obtaining a business license is as follows.

1. An application and the required fee are submitted to the City Clerk/Collector or Development Service Coordinator (Contractor License).

2. Applications are routed to building, zoning, and fire officials for review.

3. Licenses are issued by the City Clerk/Collector.

Planning and Zoning

Checks whether the location is properly zoned and that the correct official street address is being used.

Permits and Inspections

Checks whether a permit is required and any identifies potential code requirements.

Fire Department

Checks the basic fire safety of the location. An inspection will be scheduled by the Fire Department when a license application is received for review.

Contact Information

City Clerk/Collector

Ashley Bischoff
City Hall
110 West Columbia
Farmington, MO 63640
Fax: 573-756-0611

*The City Clerk/Collector handles all business licenses except for Contractor Licenses. Please contact the Development Services Coordinator for questions in regards to Contractor Licenses.

Development Services Coordinator

Kristen White
Development Services Coordinator
12 S Franklin
Farmington, MO 63640
Fax: 573-756-5161