City of Downey - Business License
A business license is required to conduct any type of business in the City of Downey, including home occupation, temporary activities and contractors with offices outside of Downey. Prior to signing a lease or purchasing property, be sure to call the Planning Division at (562) 904-7154 to verify your business is permitted at the location. The City of Downey is proud to announce that starting in 2014 you can apply for a new business license online. It is fast, easy and secure. 1st Floor - Planning Division.