Airway Heights city license

Requirements and fees

General business license
Variable

The city of Airway Heights requires a license for all businesses located within city limits, or conducting business within city limits. If you are not sure if you will do business within the city limits, contact the city directly before you apply. 

License fee is determined by number of employees who work within the city limits of Airway Heights. 

Origination fee:

Total number of employees License fee
0 through 9 $50
10 or more $100

Renewal fee:

Total number of employees License fee
0 through 9 $50
10 or more $100
Nonprofit businesses
Variable

To qualify as a nonprofit business you must submit a copy of your business’ IRS 501(c) certificate with your application. 

License fee is determined by number of employees who work within the city limits of Airway Heights. 

Origination fee:

Total number of employees License fee
0 through 9 $50
10 or more $100

Renewal fee:

Total number of employees License fee
0 through 9 $50
10 or more $100
Non-resident businesses
Variable

If your business is physically located outside city limits, but conducts business within city limits, your license fee is determined by gross annual income earned within this city’s limits:

Origination fee:

Reported gross annual income License fee
$0 through $2,000 No license required
Above $2,000

0 through 9 employees - $50
10 or more employees - $100

Renewal fee: 

Reported gross annual income License fee
$0 through $2,000  No license required
Above $2,000

 0 through 9 employees - $50
10 or more employees - $100

Businesses exempt from city licensing

Your business may be exempt from getting a city business license. For more information, please contact the city directly.

Apply for a city license

State tax registration $0
Registering your business name as a trade name $5
Business license application fee Variable

Online

Need help?
Setting up your business licensing and tax account
How to add a city license endorsement


By mail

Complete the following and mail to:

Business License Application and City Addendum

Business Licensing Service
P.O. Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034