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Applying for a License to Operate a Business in St. Peters

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All businesses are required to have a business license. Apply at the Licensing Office located at St. Peters City Hall, One St. Peters Centre Blvd.  

Fees vary depending upon the type of license (General Business, Food Service Establishment, Hotel, Amusement/Arcade, Peddler, Itinerant Vendor, Tow Truck, Massage Establishment, etc.). Special licensing may require a background check with a separate $50 fee.


The business license will not be issued until you have your occupancy permit and state sales tax number (if applicable). CLICK HERE to learn how to apply for a state sales tax number, or call the Missouri Department of Revenue at 573-751-5860.

You can reach the St. Peters Business Licensing Office at 636-477-6600, ext. 1232.