According to Chapter 6 of the Municipal Code, every person must obtain a license from the City before operating, conducting or carrying on any retail trade, profession or business with a physical store front within the City (zone C-2); with the exception of nonprofit state corporations, and federal, state or municipal corporations. Businesses that do not have a physical store front within the City are not required to obtain a business license.
Licenses must be renewed annually.
The City of Cherry Hills Village currently has five businesses within the City limits:
Obtaining a Business License:
Please contact the City Clerk's office for information about obtaining a business licenses.
Renewing a Business License:
The City Clerk will send all businesses an annual renewal letter with instructions on how to renew your business license.
Operating a Business from a Residence:
View the City's Municipal Code Section 16-5-10(8) regarding Home Occupations.
Click here for information about Sales Tax.
Medical & Retail Marijuana:
The City Council of Cherry Hills Village passed Ordinance 24, Series 2010 at their regular meeting on September 21, 2010, prohibiting certain uses related to medical marijuana in the City. They passed Ordinance 2, Series 2013 at their regular meeting on January 15, 2013, prohibiting retail marijuana establishments. Please review the ordinances for more information. Ordinances can be found by clicking here.
For information about business licenses please contact Laura Smith, City Clerk, (303) 783-2732 or firstname.lastname@example.org.