Licenses & Permits

State Business Licensing requirements are mandated by the State of Alaska.  For more information about establishing a business with the State, contact the State of Alaska Division of Corporations, Businesses and Professional Licensing.

Businesses and organizations planning to conduct business within the City and Borough of Sitka must register with the CBS Sales Tax office. A completed Business Registration Form and deposit of $50.00 is required.


Itinerant business operating within the City and Borough of Sitka must pay a $2.00 per day registration fee or $25.00 per year, and complete the Business Registration Form required by all organizations doing business in the City and Borough of Sitka.


Additional information and forms can be found under Registration & Fees.


Tax Division

Phone 907-747-1840 or




Centennial Building Permits