The City of Yerington welcomes your business to our City. The business license office is available to assist you in completing your business license application and in obtaining other City required clearances or permits. Please Note: All Special Events Vendors are required to possess a valid City of Yerington Business License.
For the complete text of Title III , Business License and Regulations, view the Yerington Municipal Code online or visit City Hall.
City Hall will also provide you with information regarding certain Federal, State, County and City requirements; however, this service is informational and should not be construed as a final or complete interpretation of legal requirements which must be obtained from the appropriate agency. Effective October 1, 2009 All applicants are required to register at Nevada Secretary of State. We cannot process applications unless a State Business License is included with the application.
All persons or companies conducting business in the City of Yerington must obtain a business license prior to commencement of such business, whether operating from a fixed location in the City or coming into the City from an outside location. "Business or doing business" means any business, enterprise, trade, occupation, calling, profession, vocation, or activity engaged in, conducted or carried on by any person, his agent or employee for the purpose of direct or indirect gain, benefit or advantage within the City.
A person may engage in two or more separate businesses at the same address or location; each such business must be licensed. A single business may operate at two or more locations, but each different location must be licensed with the City License Office. "Branch locations" include any additional business location doing business under the same name and Federal Tax I.D. number as the primary business location.
The City License Office maintains a current fee schedule for businesses in the City limits and will help you determine the fee.
Please contact City Hall for further questions and assistance.
Business License/Building Permit Applications
A Business License Application must be submitted to the City Clerk's Office located at City Hall before conducting any business in the City Limits.
Business License Application (1.8 mb)
For more information on the business license process, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (775) 463-3511.
If your business requires building construction or remodeling, a Commercial Building Permit (2.8 mb) may also be required. For Further assistance please contact the Building Department at (775) 463-2729.