Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep people who are homeless safe. If you see someone who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect: 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17 until further notice

Permits, violations & licenses

Find out what license you need for your business

Licensing requirements differ by business type. For almost all businesses you will need a Commercial Activity license, but you may also need additional licenses for your business. 

To learn about licensing requirements for your business, see: