Business Licensing

Finance Counter


A City Business License is required when conducting business within the City of San Gabriel. Applications and information on the requirements for obtaining a City Business License may be obtained at the Finance Department.

All commercial, industrial, professional, and home-based businesses must be licensed. Licenses are also required for apartment buildings containing four or more rental units, specialty businesses such as door-to-door peddling, businesses conducted by vehicle, vending machines, game machines, and seasonal or occasional activities such as pumpkin or Christmas tree sales, vending at festivals, or from mobile carts.

Please call 626-308-2812, ext. 4612 for further information.


Application forms for businesses located in the City of San Gabriel (commercial and home based) are not available electronically.
They must be picked up at:
City Hall
425 S. Mission Dr.
San Gabriel, CA 91776

Online Renewals

You may renew your Business License online here