We strongly recommend that before you pursue opening any business that you stop by or call and speak with a city representative. Planning Department staff can be reached at
The City has contracted with HdL Companies to provide assistance to the business community for all business licensing needs. The HdL Business Support Center offers extended support hours (Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.) via phone at 714-855-3982. You may also contact the HdL Business Support Center by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also choose to take advantage of our new online filing and payment portal which will allow you the convenience of filing and paying your business license tax online at http://fountainvalley.hdlgov.com.