Business Licensing Help Available

Posted: 03/15/2016
Author: City Staff

The City of Benicia is pleased to announce changes to the business licensing process that is designed to streamline the procedure for businesses operating in the city limits of Benicia. 

The City has contracted with the HdL Companies to provide assistance to the business community for their business licensing needs. The HdL Business Support Center will provide the business community with helpful support for all aspects of licensing, including: application, payment, certificate issuance, and general support. The Business Support Center offers extended telephone support hours (Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM) via a toll free telephone number at 888.602.0239 or via email at

During the upcoming renewal period, the Business Support Center will also offer a variety of online support options allowing for filing and paying a business license online as well as obtain copies of forms and other relevant information. To file, renew, or pay a balance on-line, please visit the City’s website at and click on the link for business licenses.

The City is very excited about these new options underscoring our commitment to providing excellent customer service to our business community.