Licenses & Permits

Get a Business License

If you would like to open a business within Lake City, the first step is to complete the Code Clearance Form. Once this form is complete and all parties have approved your new business, you must complete the Business License Application (PDF).

Get a Solicitation Permit for a Charity

Solicitation for a charitable cause requires Lake City to obtain specific information regarding the solicitation. Based on the information provided, the police chief and mayor will consider the application.  Please call with any question(s) or assistance with this process at (843)374-5421 ask for the Finance Department.