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

Transfer and Storage Company (Moving Company)

Transfer and storage company, which is any business providing transportation and storage of household goods, commercial goods or other commodities. Fees are charged semi-annually at $50.00 for the first vehicle and $30.00 for each additional vehicle.

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. Apply with the State of Nevada Transportation Authority. The Nevada Transportation Authority is located at 2290 South Jones Boulevard, Suite 110, Las Vegas, Nevada 89146. For more information call (702) 486-3303.

4. 30 days prior to commencing business, apply on-line at

5. Complete a wastewater profile for non-residential establishments. This can be accomplished at the time the business license application is submitted. Contact the City of Las Vegas Environmental Division at (702) 229-6594 for additional information.

6. Fees due with the application are $50.00 for the first vehicle + $30.00 for each additional vehicle annually + $50.00 processing fee. Make checks 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.