The Finance/Administrative Services Department is committed to ensuring the production of high quality financial information, providing support for City departments and management and monitoring the fiscal condition of the City of Maricopa.
A business license is required to operate a business in the city of Maricopa. A City-issued license allows business to be conducted only within the limits of the city of Maricopa. Recipients of City Business Licenses must obey all Federal and State regulations governing the business type on the license. Issuance of a business license by the City shall in no way be construed as permission to operate a business activity in violation of any other law or regulation to which such activity may be subject.
Senate Bill 1598, passed by Arizona Legislature in 2011, requires the City publish a directory of documents summarizing all currently applicable ordinances, codes and substantive policy statements pursuant to ARS 9-837. The following directory of regulatory documents is to serve as a summary of the Finance & Administrative Services Department documents and is meant to be as broad as possible and may include areas outside regulations specifically dictated by the Legislation. Documents not available online are available as a hard copy for public inspection at City Hall.
Business license applications are available below. To apply in person, please visit Maricopa City Hall, 39700 W. Civic Center Plaza, Maricopa, AZ 85139 during business hours.