Doing Business in Clark County

Welcome to the Department of Business License!
Current COVID-19 Mitigation Measures from the State of Nevada and Governor's Office

The most recent COVID-19 mitigation measures, including the most recent Emergency Directives provided by the State of Nevada and the Governor's office, are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week at the Nevada Health Response Website. Current Status: Mitigation Measures available here.

New Business License Office Hours of Operations:  
7:30 A.M. - 5:30 P.M.
Monday through Thursday, excluding Holidays   
CLOSED ON FRIDAYS

Inquiries and submissions for regulated and privileged license applications are by appointment only.  To schedule an appointment, click on "Appointment Services" below. 

Appointment Services

Most Popular Links

Address Verification-Jurisdiction    Clark County License Search        Apply for a Business License

Contractor M-J License Search         Renew Your Business License 

   Appointment Services  

Business License Highlights

 For the following Business License Highlights, please visit our Business License Highlights page:
New Clark County Local Mitigation and Enforcement Plan Updated as of July 21, 2021
Business License to Offer Office Hours One Day a Month in Laughlin, NV Location Beginning July 14, 2021
Clark County Local COVID-19 Mitigation and Enforcement Plan to Expire on June 1, 2021
Clark County Local Mitigation and Enforcement Plan and Large Gathering Event Form Now Available
State of Nevada and Governor's Office Emergency Directive 044 Solidifies Changes Related to Social Distancing
New Guidance Related to the Reopening of Karaoke Singing and Open Microphone Events
Read the notification letter to remind business license owners with a liquor license that it is unlawful for any liquor licensee to serve liquor to any intoxicated person and to allow any person to operate a vehicle after becoming intoxicated.  
Read the notification letter to remind business license owners that engaging in business with unlicensed vendors  or  at unauthorized business locations is prohibited.
See the Proposed Amendments to CCC 5.02 and 6.12 regarding Right-of-Way - Wireless Communication Facilities, fees and related matters
Proposed Amendments to medical and retail marijuana establishments 
Regional  Protocols for bars, restaurants and food establishments with bars, pubs, etc.

Proposed amendments regarding combined transient lodging tax.
Reopening business registration

May 15, 2020 reopening guide updates
Reopening of resort hotels, taverns, full bars, supper club restaurants 

Important Information regarding business license fee payments during the COVID-19 emergency

Applicants Sought for  Searchlight Town Advisory Board

Traffic Delays Expected on Sands Avenue as New Phase of  Resort Corridor Work Begins

The Clark County Museum Invites the  Public to View ´Obsolete Objects'