City of Las Vegas

Department of Planning
Business Licensing Division
495 S. Main St
Las Vegas, NV 89101

City of Las Vegas Business License Instructions

Coupon Book Sales Licenses

Any business selling, marketing or distributing coupon books which may be redeemed or exchanged in whole or in part for discounts, bonuses, gifts, services, tickets, admissions, goods, wares, merchandise, food, drinks or other items of value.

1. Confirm the proposed business location is within the Las Vegas city limits and properly zoned for this activity, if applicable. For information on planning, zoning, and building requirements, call (702) 229-6301 or visit City Hall, 495 S. Main St., Las Vegas, Nevada 89101.

2. Provide proof of compliance with the Nevada Secretary of State located at 2250 Las Vegas Boulevard North, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89030. For additional information call (702) 486-2880 or visit their website at Provide proof of compliance with the Nevada Department of Taxation located at 555 East Washington Avenue, Suite 1300, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101. For additional information call (866) 962-3707 or visit their website at

3. Obtain and provide to the City of Las Vegas a surety bond in the amount of $5,000. Bond must be conditioned to be paid to the City of Las Vegas or to any person who suffers any damage by reason of any misrepresentation or violation of the provisions of LVMC 6.30 by the licensee, his agents or employees.

4. Each Advertising Coupon Book applicant must also provide to the City of Las Vegas an exact copy of each of the coupons and a copy of the agreement of each establishment where the coupons may be redeemed or exchanged. Each coupon must provide the expiration date (if any), the name and address of the establishment where the coupon may be redeemed or exchanged, a complete and prominent disclosure of all conditions required to be satisfied in order to make use of the coupon, and the name and address of the person selling, marketing or distributing the coupon.

5. 30 days prior to commencing business, apply on-line at

6. Total fees due with the application are $350 ($300 license fee + $50 processing fee). If your business is approved for operation from your home and you reside in the city limits of Las Vegas an additional one time fee of $50 is required for a Home Occupation Permit. Make check payable to CITY OF LAS VEGAS.

7. Business license applications are sent to the Planning Department and Fire Department for review and inspection, if applicable. Upon approval from these agencies and completion of all items listed above, the Business Licensing Division will issue your business license.