Business Regulations

Businesses that require a regulatory endorsement
The City of Seattle regulates some business activities. These businesses require both a standard business license and a regulatory endorsement on the license.

Licenses and inspections for taxis, for-hires and limos
Learn how to renew your vehicle license or schedule a vehicle inspection.

Appeal a taxi or for-hire violation
You have 10 days to appeal a fine issued by the City for a taxi or for-hire violation. You must submit your appeal in person.

Apply for a tow company license
Tow companies can apply for a license that allows them to provide towing services in Seattle.