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Business License Renewals
A business license renewal in the City of Norfolk is based upon your prior year’s total gross receipts.

  • Business licenses are valid January 1st - December 31st of any given year
  • Filing of your gross receipts and payments are due March 1st of the current filing year
  • Renewal applications will be mailed to the mailing address on file
  • Renewal applications will be mailed no later than December 31st of the current filing year
  • Applications can also be found here Business License Renewal Application
  • There are multiple payment options:
    • Online
      Visit the customer portal at to view and pay your business license using credit/debit cards, echecks or PayPal.
    • You will need a PIN number to enter your gross receipts. If you do not have your PIN number please contact us at 757-664-7886.
    • Pay by Regular Mail
      Make checks payable to: NORFOLK CITY TREASURER
    • Filing and Payment should be mailed to the following address:
    • Norfolk Commissioner of the Revenue
    • P.O. Box 2260
    • Norfolk, VA 23501-2260