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New Business Checklist , Longmont Economic Vitality

New Business Checklist

There are a number of requirements for doing business in Longmont. This list is designed to help simplify the process, but it is not a definitive source—there may be requirements not listed here.

Business Licenses

The type of business license you will need is determined by the nature of your business. Please see the City Clerk’s page on business licensing at

Costs vary based on nature of business.


Liquor License

Applying for a liquor license is an in-depth process conducted by the City Clerk. Information can be found at


Sales Tax and Use License

Most organizations doing business in Longmont will require a Sales Tax License. There is a one-time, $25 fee. Please visit our Sales and Use Tax web site for details.



General information about utility prices can be found at (insert link)

These contacts may be useful for connecting your utilities:


Longmont Power & Communications



City of Longmont Public Works & Natural Resources

Phone: 303-651-8376

Natural Gas

Xcel Energy

Phone: 800-481-4700

High-speed Internet (Cable)


High-speed Internet (DSL)



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Boulder County Tax Assessment

Boulder County Courthouse

1325 Pearl St.

Second Floor

Boulder, Colorado 80302

Jerry Roberts, Assessor


Longmont Office

Open MONDAYS ONLY - 8:00am - 4:30pm

Boulder County St. Vrain Complex

529 Coffman St, Suite 120

Longmont, CO 80501

Phone: 303-441-4830

Code Enforcement

There are a number of ordinances in Longmont. Please see the Code Enforcement Division.

Visit our Longmont Municipal Code online.

Fire Inspection

Visit our Fire Department web site for more information on required permits.

Real Estate Assistance

Longmont Association of Realtors

420 Kimbark St.

Longmont, CO. 80501