The Business License Department is responsible for the collection of Business License Fees, Occupational Taxes, and Alcohol Taxes including Liquor by the Drink and Alcoholic Beverage Excise Taxes, Hotel/Motel Occupancy Taxes and Financial Institution Taxes.
The Department is also responsible for issuing privileged licensing including Alcohol, Massage Therapy, Bail Bonds Pawnbrokers, Precious Metals, Taxi Cabs/Vehicle for Hire and Temporary Use Licenses.
Before completing a business license application, please contact our office to verify that your business address is in the city limits of Kennesaw.
Effective Monday, March 24, 2014, applicant fingerprinting and photos will be done on Wednesdays and Thursdays, from 9 am – 3 pm. Check in at the Police Lobby; a staff officer will be notified and escort the applicant to the Print Room, and the back to the lobby.
License & Registration Requirements
Read more information regarding general license and registration requirements.
Business License Documents
You can access the documents associated with the business license process in the Applications, Forms & Permits section of the Document Center.
Please notify this office if you have a change of address, ownership, firm name or business reclassification.