City of University Place license
Who needs a license?
The City of University Place requires a general business license for businesses operating within the city limits, including businesses physically located outside city limits that perform services for customers inside city limits. City approval is required for initial issuance.
Some businesses may be exempt from getting a city business license. For more information, please contact the city directly.
How to apply
|University Place general business license
|University Place nonprofit business license*
|Other fees that may apply
|State tax registration
|Registering your business name as trade name
| Business License Application fee
*Businesses qualify for the nonprofit license if they are registered with the Office of the Secretary of State as a nonprofit corporation.
State of Washington
Business Licensing Service
PO Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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.
City of University Place
3715 Bridgeport Way W, Ste B1
University Place, WA 98466