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Business Licenses

Digitize all your processes from end to end and eliminate foot traffic to city hall with business licensing software.

Business License Software & More

OpenGov delivers an all-in-one cloud solution to expedite your processes and improve customer satisfaction for business owners and residents – all while promoting economic development in your community.

Short-Term Rentals Regulation

Manage licensing and ordinance enforcement for short-term rentals, like Airbnb, while gathering feedback from your community on local policies

Restaurants and Outdoor Dining Permits

Deploy a “TurboTax-like” public portal to guide restaurant owners through the online application process and stay compliant with regulations

Health Regulations for Businesses

Run public health inspections on all types of businesses, such as nail salons, tattoo parlors, child care centers, and nursing homes

Liquor Licensing

Plan the current and future needs of your community’s liquor license and review zoning ordinances

Cannabis Licensing

Track the industry from seed-to-sale with map zoning laws and plan tax structures

Hotel and Motel Licensing

Keep the tourism economy robust in your community by offering an easy registration process for hotels and motels

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Business Licensing Software

Streamline The Submission Process

Welcome customers to your public permitting portal with language that is easy to understand and includes centralized and important information, such as public health regulations and city codes.

The intuitive design of OpenGov makes it easy to apply for business licenses with tailored checklists that automatically generate with OpenGov Smart Projects.

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Government Licensing Software

Save Time, Renew Online

Set up automatic renewal campaigns in our software for business licenses to drive compliance and revenue. You can also track progress at a glance to monitor all campaign renewals simultaneously. 

Email notifications send all eligible applicants reminders to complete their renewal and pay fees using an online platform for secure, online payments.

“There seems to be a really good relationship going from sales to implementation to customer service... People within the organization are watching out for you."
Csilla Ludanyi
Finance Director — City of Nassau Bay, TX

Communicate Directly with Business Owners

The at-a-glance visual indicator allows users to monitor the progress of all campaign renewals simultaneously.

Custom Forms
Email Notifications
Required fields
License verification
Message applicants
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Monitor, Track, and Report on Business Licenses

Report on essential trends such as types of licenses issued, processing time, frequently asked questions, or any other custom data object. 

Save, share, and export custom reports and dashboards for both team members and external shareholders.

Accelerate Approvals with Business License Software

Drive compliance and revenue with automated license renewals and public reminders

Reduce Confusion and Streamline Processes

Eliminate barriers caused by previous confusing paper-based processes while approving more business licenses in your community.

Communicate Directly with Customers

Message applicants right within the platform to document requests for missing documentation, progress updates, and other customer correspondence.

Online, Automated Renewals

Get rid of lines outside City Hall with automatic renewal campaigns so residents can renew business licenses online in just a couple clicks.

Monitor and Report Trends

Pull data to track the pace of license issuance. Learn where applicants get stuck and investigate why those steps in the process are challenging.

Drive real change and make a greater impact with these high-performance resources built for the important work of the public sector.

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