City of Bullhead City
Business Licenses

Program Overview

All businesses conducting or soliciting business, meaning any business, commercial enterprise, trade, occupation, calling, profession, vocation or activity engaged in by any person or entity or such person or entity’s agent or employee, conducted for the purpose of financial gain, benefit or advantage, either direct or indirect or both, by businesses located within Bullhead City limits and those located outside the City limits but doing business within the city limits, need to obtain a Bullhead City Business License.  If applicable, a Bullhead City Transaction Privilege Tax License may be obtained from the Arizona Department of Revenue.

Short Term Rental

The City of Bullhead City is currently developing our system to meet the State of Arizona mandated Short Term / Vacation Rental registration and licensing requirements; however, we are not taking applications at this time. If you have questions, please contact our Licensing Manager, Dina Sevillano at 928-763-0110.

The typical annual license fee for a General Business License is $60.00 plus a one-time application fee of $60.00. Fee amounts may vary by license type.

Need Assistance?
For help or to receive business license information call the City of Bullhead City Business License office at (928) 763-0110 or email our business license representative Dina Sevillano at or

To Apply In-Person

Office Location and Hours:
City Hall, 2355 Trane Rd., Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Monday through Friday 8AM – 5PM (except holidays)

Mailing Address:
City of Bullhead City
Business License Office
PO Box 23189
Bullhead City, AZ 86439-3189

FORWARD Online Application Tutorials

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