The Long Beach Development Services Permit Center can assist you in determining which permits or licenses you may need.

Visit the Permit Center at City Hall, 333 W. Ocean Blvd., 4th Floor. City Staff will be happy to help you with your project. Better yet, make an appointment by calling (562) 570-6194, or emailing

We've also developed easy-to-follow brochures to help guide you through the permitting process for Restaurant, Office and Retail Businesses.