Instructions & Applications
All persons engaged in business
within the City of Sheridan are required to have a city business license and a Lawful Presence Affidavit
. This includes businesses located outside of but operating within the City. Please view Instructions For Business Applicants
Application forms are available for the following categories:
Adult-oriented businesses, arcades, stores, cabarets, or motion picture theaters which display or show sexual activities or specified anatomical areas as defined by the City Code must apply for an Adult Entertainment Business License
Business Sales & Use Tax
All businesses doing business within the City of Sheridan are required to complete a City Business / Sales and Use Tax Application
and pay the appropriate fee(s).
A Contractor License
is required for any person or corporation that receives compensation for construction or remodeling work within the City of Sheridan.
The City of Sheridan uses the State of Colorado liquor forms
. View liquor license and related fees
A business that engages in the business of making contracts for purchase or purchase transactions must apply for a Pawnbroker Business License
Rental / Lease (Commercial and Residential)
Rental of any real estate, residence, structure, units, or parcels of ground requires a Rental/Lease Business License.
Residential Rental License Application
the Rental License will not be issued until the Compliance Checklist
is completed, notarized and returned to the City of Sheridan's Building department.
Commercial Rental License Application
(Instructions for Commercial Rental License Applications
Any person engaging in business as a trash hauler within the city must apply for a Trash Hauler’s Business License
For More Information
For more information, please contact Linda Krouse at 303-438-3313, City Clerk Arlene Sagee
at 303-438-3306, or the licensing clerk at 303-762-2200.