Starting a Local Businesses

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Prior to starting a local business in Morristown, there are many necessary steps that must be taken with the City, Hamblen County, and State offices. Some of the steps include:

-Applying for a Business License
-Obtaining a Sign Permit
-Obtain proper zoning permissions

To help you follow the proper steps and check off the to-do list of starting a business, please reference the comprehensive guide prepared by City staff through the link below. You'll find helpful links to other websites, applications, and tips. If you have questions, please contact City offices.