Business Startup Guide

Whether you're starting a new business venture or are relocating an existing one, we're glad you've chosen Peachtree Corners for your business' new home. This guide is intended to help you through the process of moving into your new space and acquiring a business license. Please review the information below so that your business start-up will be as quick and easy as possible. Best wishes for your success!

Learn more by viewing our Business Licensing Procedure Guide (PDF).


  • 2024 Rate Schedule (XLSX) - comprehensive list of North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes, titles, and rates for 2024
  • Business License Application - application for all new businesses, including home based businesses, to obtain an occupational tax certificate (business license)
  • Home Based Business Declaration (PDF) - form to be submitted along with the Business License Application Form if the business will be home-based
    • Home based businesses use the same application as other businesses but also include the Home Based Business Declaration
  • 2024 Renewal for Business License - to obtain a blank 2024 occupational tax renewal application, please send an email to:
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Information Resources

Alcohol Beverage License

Phone: 678-691-1208

Business License

Phone: 678-691-1208

Zoning/Sign Permit

Phone: 678-691-1205

Building Official

Phone: 678-691-1207

Gwinnett Fire Department Plan Review/Inspections

Phone: 678-518-6000
Online ZIP Portal

Gwinnett County Chamber of Commerce

Phone: 770-232-3000
Gwinnett Chamber Website

Gwinnett Economic Development Partnership

Phone: 678-584-2265
Partnership Gwinnett Website

Gwinnett County Health Department

Phone: 770-963-5132

Gwinnett County Water/Sewer

Phone: 678-518-6240

SCORE Atlanta

Phone: 404-331-0121
SCORE Website

Small Business Administration

Phone: 404-529-9865
Small Business Administration Website