WA State Licensing: Pullman city business license

City of Pullman license

Who needs a license?

The City of Pullman requires all businesses located within the city limits to have a general business license. City approval is required for initial issuance. Businesses physically located outside Pullman city limits aren’t required to be licensed by Pullman in order to conduct business within city limits.

Exempt businesses

Some businesses may be exempt from getting a city business license. For more information, please contact the city directly.

How to apply

Fees

City license Fee
Pullman general business license $15
Pullman nonprofit business license* No fee
Other fees that may apply Fee
State tax registration No fee
Registering your business name as trade name $5
Business License Application fee $19 (non-refundable)

*Businesses qualify for the nonprofit license if they are registered with the Office of the Secretary of State as a nonprofit corporation.

Contact information

State of Washington
Business Licensing Service
PO Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034

Phone: 1-800-451-7985
Email: BLS@dor.wa.gov
Fax: 360-705-6699

Office hours

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mailing information

Please remember to enclose all necessary documents and fees with your completed application. Incomplete submissions will result in a delay in your licensure.

It is important that you contact our office, in writing, with any changes in address.

Regulatory questions

City of Pullman
260 SE Kamiaken St
Pullman, WA 99163

Phone: 509-338-3342
Fax: 509-332-0829
www.pullman-wa.gov