Opening a Business in Sedona


Business License

The City of Sedona has a business license requirement, Ordinance 02010-16 to conduct business within our community.

Per this Ordinance, "It is unlawful for any person to carry on business within the city without having procured registration from the city and complying with any and all regulations of such business specified".

For further information regarding business license, please refer to the Ordinance via the city's web site.

Other City Requirements

In addition, the City has zoning laws, building or tenant occupancy permits and requirements, and sales tax regulations. For questions regarding allowed uses and other requirements, please contact the Community and Economic Development Department at (928) 282-1154.

Helpful information to make your business ADA compliant - Small Business ADA Guidelines [PDF].

For more information, or documents, please see Business License information.

Sales Tax Collection

The Arizona Department of Revenue collects sales tax on behalf of the City of Sedona.

Helpful External Links for Businesses

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