We administer and enforce provisions of the Municipal
Code relating to business licenses, transient outdoor business
permits, other business regulatory permits and transient lodging
The division also provides the City with centralized cashiering
and check distribution and investment of City monies.
Business Tax Certificate applications are available below or may also be
obtained by calling the Treasury Division at (661) 326-3762, or they can be picked
up in person at 1600 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, CA.
The Treasury Office is located at 1600 Truxtun Avenue 1st floor.
Purchasing A Dog License
Dog licenses may be purchased at the City of Bakersfield Treasury Department by bringing in a copy of your Rabies Vaccination Certificate you received from your veterinarian.
See Brochure for current License Fees.
You may also mail in a copy of your Rabies Vaccination Certificate along with your check to:
City of Bakersfield
P. O. Box 2057
Bakersfield CA 93303
Monday through Friday Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.