Anyone conducting business in the city limits of Normandy Park is required to apply for a business license prior to doing business in the city by submitting the appropriate applications and fee.

 All Commercial Businesses in the city limit, plus:

Realtors               Adult Family Homes         Home Office (Type I)

Landscape          Property Managers            Home Occupation (Type II)

Contractors         Delivered Goods 

Business Licenses Applications can be obtained at City Hall or applied for online with payment mailed or delivered to City Hall.  Links to applications are located in the right margin of this page under Quick Links.

All active business license accounts will receive a Business License Renewal Notice in December.  Notices will be due to be returned with the annual fee by January 31 each year.  A late fee may be assessed beginning February 1.   If you do not receive a renewal notice by December 31st contact the City Clerk at 206-248-8248 or email

Type 2 Home Occupations will need to submit an additional form with their business license application, the appropriate fees, as well as mailing labels for property owners within a 300-foot radius of the property on which the Home Occupation is proposed. The Community Development Director will make the final determination as to whether a Business License applicant has completed their application appropriately. Information on Home Occupations can be found in the Municipal Code section 18.200.

2018 Application Fees:

Commercial or 2nd Year Home Occupation Fee: $81

1st Year Type I Home Occupation Permit, Fee: $198

1st Year Type II Home Occupation Permit, Fee: $322 (Requires additional form)