Licensing

Business License Renewal

 Pursuant to Elko City Code 4-1-10 30 

One month before the expiration date of any business license, the city clerk or his/her designee shall send a business license renewal application to all businesses licensed in the city. The application and appropriate business license fee must be returned to the city clerk's office prior to the expiration date of the business license. Failure to notify any licensed business shall not be held to waive the requirement to file a renewal application or pay the license fee, and the actual receipt of such notice is in no way required.

            * The Renewal notice  is mailed to the name and address of the owner provided on the                            license application.

 
Second Notice: One month after the expiration date of any license, the city clerk or his/her designee shall send a second notice and include an assessment of the twenty five percent (25%) penalty on the reported gross revenues.
 
 Third, Final Notice: Two (2) months after the expiration date of any license, the city clerk or his/her designee shall send a third and final notice and include an assessment of the fifty percent (50%) penalty.

Renewals can be completed by returning the renewal notice with payment.  The new license will then be mailed.  Renewals can also be completed in person at 1751 College Avenue, Elko, NV  899801.

Renewal Fee's - Pursuant to Elko City Code 4-1-10 

 Where the license fee for a renewed business license is calculated upon the gross revenues of the business, the applicant must state, under oath, the amount of business in terms of gross revenues which he did in the preceding year.  In the case of business making sales and rendering services, the gross revenue from both sales and services shall be considered the equivalent of gross sales.