Business licenses are required and restrictions are imposed by the Lake Oswego City Code (LOC 20.02). These were enacted to ensure the public's interest by regulating businesses to make sure they comply with applicable laws and ordinances, and conduct themselves in a manner that does not detract from the public health, safety, and welfare.
Paying Your Business License Renewals
This service is temporarily unavailable. We are currently working on renewal applications for 2014. Please contact Billing Services at 503-635-0279 for further assistance.
When the service becomes available, this will be an online program where you can review your prior business licenses and make credit card payments online from the convenience and security of your home computer. (New Business Licenses need to be paid by check or money order.)
Paying by Mail
Payments can be made by a check or money order, payable to City of Lake Oswego, and mailed to:
City of Lake Oswego, PO Box 369, Lake Oswego, OR 97034.