need to renew my existing business license, and if so, when?
and Lauderdale County business licenses are valid for a fiscal
year beginning October 1 and ending September 30 of the
following year. All licenses expire September 30th of each year.
You should renew your business license between October 1st and
October 31st. You may receive a renewal notice in the mail.
However, renewal is your responsibility; any notification is a
I move my business to a new location?
business changes location, your original license may be brought
Lauderdale County License Commissioner's Office, or it can be
mailed with a written request to change the location. An address
change may affect your license rate, as many State License fees
are based on municipal population.
I sell my business or buy a business from someone else?
County business licenses may be transferred to new owners.
Transfer requires the original license(s) be endorsed on the
face of the license by the Seller, a Bill of Sale, and fee (fees
vary with the number of licenses to be transferred.)
Business licenses issued to professionals (doctors,
engineers, accountants, etc.) are not transferable.