Step 9 – Apply for Licenses and Permits
Most businesses need a combination of permits at the local and state level. Some businesses may also require permits at the federal level.
Federal Licenses & Permits
View the table below to see if any of your business activities are listed here, and then check with the related federal agency to see how to apply.
State Licenses & Permits
Idaho Biz Help is an online tool that will walk you through the types of state licenses and permits that may be required. Note: Only business activities requiring special licenses or permits or that are taxed in addition to usual business taxes are listed in the Wizard. If you have a routine business need, please read through the text pages on this site to find information to help you start or expand your business. Idaho does not have a state business license. They are issued locally by city clerk's offices.
Local Licenses & Permits
The City of Eagle has requirements for business licensing, land use applications, and building permits. To access a list of permits and applications, view the Permits and Applications page. If you need more information about the types of licenses and permits required, please contact our office at 208-489-8755 or email Robin Collins.