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.
Fingerprinting: $25 cash 9 am – 3 pm M, W-F; Tue 9 am – noon. 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.