License Handbook (California)
The California License Handbook is no longer in print. The California Business Portal is an online business resource guide which provides information on business requirements, such as whether a State of California license or permit is required to do business in California. Any additional local or federal requirements to operate a business in California are not listed.
California Business Portal
Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development
1325 J Street, Suite 1800
Sacramento, CA 95818
Online Contact Form: https://gobiz.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/requests/new
Information regarding Business licenses and permits are available at the CalGOLD web-site listed below.