Starting a Business in the City of Lynwood
The City of Lynwood welcomes you to its business community. Starting a business can be exciting and challenging. We wish you great success in your new venture!
The City of Lynwood requires all businesses operating within the City limits, including property owners, home based businesses, and all contractors, to obtain a business license and pay business license tax prior to commencing business operations.
The fastest way to apply for a business license is using the online filing method. To begin, simply click on the "start now" button located on the right of this page and select the "apply" option from the main menu. If your business is based in the City of Lynwood, an Occupational Use Permit must be approved prior to obtaining a business license. You may download a copy of the business license application and the Occupational Use Permit form directly from the helpful forms section of this website.
If you need further assistance or help applying for a business license, you are welcome to contact us at Lynwood@hdlgov.com or by phone at (310) 928-1639.