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Below is a collection of forms and documents you may need with applications for Business Licenses and Liquor Licenses.  Visit the specific business license or liquor license page for step by step instructions on how to apply for a license and documents required.

How to Submit an Application

There are a variety of ways to submit a new or renewal application to the Department of Excise and Licenses. If renewing, make sure to include your business file number.

  1. All license applications not available online can be submitted via email, EXLSubmit@denvergov.org. When submitting an application, attach all documents about your license application to one email. Visit the email application process page for more information on submitting email applications.
  2. You can also mail in your application with fees to:

City and County of Denver
Department of Excise and License
201 W Colfax Ave, Dept. 206
Denver, CO 80202

Make checks payable to: Manager of Finance

3. You can also pay your fees online or via phone once you have submitted your application. We will send an invoice and you can pay virtually. Visit the online payment process page for more information.

For questions, email licenses@denvergov.org or call 311.

Appeals and Good Cause Requests

Business License Forms