Business Resources

For all business applications, permits and licenses, Summit County Business Services has got you covered.  

Summit County Ordinance #191-E requires anyone starting, buying, or operating or conducting any business within the unincorporated areas of Summit County. Licenses are valid from the date they are obtained until January 15th at which time they must be renewed.
Applying for a Summit County business, filming, or event license is easy. You can apply online and check the status of your application at any time.   

Obtaining a business license normally takes 5-10 business days from the time the application is submitted until the approval process is completed. Apply Now

Licensed Business List  - This list includes businesses that have been applied for licensure.

Renew Your Business License Here 

Renewal notices are mailed out on December 20th

Payment is due by January 15th 

If you have moved locations please submit your new information at