Cobb County Government

Online Business License Renewals




The Online Renewal Option is available under the following conditions ONLY:
  1. Only payments for the current renewal season (2018) can be made. (Payments and all required documents for 2017 and prior years have previously been provided to the Business License Division.)
  2. The following documents are in individual PDF or other format to be uploaded individually as part of the renewal record:
    • REQUIRED – Renewal Form completed with contact information for the owner, officer, partner or W-2 employee completing the form and signed at the bottom of page one. All documents must be signed by the same person. Renewals with subcontractor deductions CANNOT be filed online.
    • REQUIRED – Citizenship Affidavit to be signed and notarized (with visible notary stamp)
    • REQUIRED – Private Employer Affidavit to be signed and notarized (with visible notary stamp)
    • REQUIRED – Secure and verifiable document, i.e. valid driver’s license, passport, and immigration documents if required (I-551, I-766, Visa with I-94, unexpired foreign passport, etc.)
    • REQUIRED – Financial documentation (profit/loss statement, income statement, monthly or quarterly reports, etc. showing gross revenue.)
  3. NO correspondence should be submitted online; send all correspndence to Business License, P.O. Box 649, Marietta, GA. 30061-0649. (Refund requests submitted with a renewal online will NOT be processed.)
  4. NO change can be made online to business address, mailing address, business activity, etc. Please call for a Change Form.
  5. Payment by Visa or MasterCard ONLY.


Renewal Instructions [PDF]

IF YOU RENEWED ONLINE FOR 2017 by registering and creating an online account, go to the online
renewal link and login.

Click 'Home' > 'My Records' > 'Licenses' (click arrow to expand) and your
business license account(s) will display. Click on the 'Renew' link and continue with the renewal process.


Before Continuing, you must have your License Number, Business Name and PIN Number available. This was provided for you in the mailed renewal packet.

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