Business Licenses

About Business Licenses

Any business operating within the City Limits of Warrensburg is required to obtain a City business license. Those businesses pay a fee based on it's gross volume of business. Certain occupations are listed specifically in the City's Code of Ordinance and are require to pay a flat fee.

Note: All food related business are required to pass inspection from the Health Department 660-747-6121 before opening for business.
          Retail locations require an approved City inspection before open to the public.
Business Licenses may obtained from the City Collector at City Hall at:
102 South Holden
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Ordinances adopted January 22, 2018 changed some fees and requirements for Business Licenses.
Please follow the Link for “Ordinance information”. 
The current classification for Barber/Beauty Shops by number of chairs has been deleted.

The current classification for Drayage by number of trucks has been deleted.
Other classifications have also been deleted and will now be classified by Gross Volume of the business. 

The addition of the classification for Tree Service and Pest Control for a flat fee of $35.00 with
the requirement to provide proof of public liability coverage of at least $25,000.00.

 Changes also impacted Section 4-2 concerning Amusement Devices.
Section 4-2 is repealed and no longer requires the registration/permit of pinball machines and coin-operated amusement devices.
Vending companies are still required to obtain a general business license.

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