The City of Bainbridge Island does not issue temporary business licenses. Businesses do not need a business license if coming onto the island to do business no more than one (1) day per week for four (4) consecutive weeks OR four (4) consecutive days in one (1) year. We wish all of our vendors a Happy July 4th. Call (206)780-8591 with any questions.
PUBLIC NOTICE: We are pleased to announce the City of Bainbridge Island is partnering with the Washington State Department of Revenue's Business Licensing Service (BLS) in 2018 to process City business licenses and renewals.
One stop shopping to maintain and renew your license
E-Check and Credit Card payment options
Valuable savings in travel time, wait time, and bookkeeping costs
We are working with BLS to ensure a smooth transition. Our businesses will be notified as the BLS system for the City of Bainbridge Island is ready to go online. We anticipate BLS to be in place no later than October 2018. Please free to contact Finance and Administration with questions at 206-780-8591.
Please Note: City of Bainbridge Island 2018 Business License Renewals and 2017 Business and Occupation (B&O) Tax Forms were mailed January 5, 2018. If no renewal packet was received, please contact Finance and Administration at 206-780-8591.