All businesses either physically located and/or conducting business within the unincorporated areas of Merced County are to complete a business license application
and remit with the appropriate fee to:
Attn: Business Licenses
Merced County Department of Commerce, Aviation and Economic Development
2222 M St.
Merced, CA 95340
Businesses physically located within the unincorporated areas are required to submit with their business license application, a business operational statement
Most businesses must meet local, state and federal regulations governing business activities. If you are interested in starting a business or expanding your business within the unincorporated areas of Merced County, please contact either the County Department of Commerce, Aviation and Economic Development at (209) 385-7686, or the Planning and Community Development Department at (209) 385-7654, for information regarding local regulations, processes and procedures.