Business Licensing

In order to be eligible for a business license, the property must be located within the Lawrenceville city limits. A Lawrenceville mailing address does not ensure the property is within the city limits.

All businesses within the City of Lawrenceville must have a current Business License/Occupational Tax Certificate.

Business License/Occupation Tax Renewals

The City of Lawrenceville appreciates your decision to operate your business in Lawrenceville and we hope you continue to select Lawrenceville in future years. To process the Occupation Tax forms, please complete the appropriate application, required forms and remit payment.  See Quick Links below for link to Business License Renewal for General Business and for Professionals.  


  • All licenses expire yearly on December 31st
  • Failure to receive renewal does not exempt business from making payment by the due date
  • Renewal fees must be paid separately from utility account payments


To close a business, please notify the Business License at City Hall in writing or via email at Occupation Tax Office.

Please contact Business License with any questions by calling 678-407-6401.