Business & Liquor Licenses

Applications are available in the treasurer's office according to the Butte-Silver Bow Municipal Code Title 5. Licenses are issued only after approval by the Building and Code / Zoning Department / Planning Department

Please check your email for information about the status of your new business license application. You may also call the Planning Department at 406-497-6250.

Business & Liquor License Renewals

Licenses are valid for one calendar year, from January 1 through December 31. Business and liquor license renewals are accepted from January 1 through January 31. Any renewals received February 1 or later are charged a late feel, the fee for renewal is then doubled. For example, if a business owner has one or two employees, he/she renews by January 31. The fees are $35 for one year. If he/she pays on February 1 or later, the fees are $70 for one year.