License and Permit Requirements
If you are planning to conduct business in the City of Anaheim, you must obtain a City of Anaheim business license.
Depending upon what type of business you are starting, you may have to obtain additional permits and licenses from Federal, State and Local agencies. For assistance in determining the different types of permits, go to the State of California Cal Gold Website.
Common Permits and Licenses
If your business is selling or leasing tangible property
Sellers Permit from the State Board of Equalization – (800) 400-7115 / website
If your business intends to prepare and/or sell food of any type
Health Permit from the Orange County Health Care Agency – (714) 667-3600 / website
If your business will sell or serve alcoholic beverages
ABC license from the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board – (714) 558-4101 / website, you will also need zoning approval from the Planning Department – (714) 765-5139 / website