Register Business

READ BEFORE PROCEEDING: Prior to registering a business with our office, business owners will need to have already: 

Registering Your Business (NO FEE)
Next, the business owner will need to complete and return our business registration which is available online or printable (PDF).

Obtaining Business Registration Certificate 

NOTE: Stafford County is one of the few counties without business licenses or BPOL tax

After the business registration is complete, the business registration certificate will be mailed in a couple weeks.  In order to renew the business certificate, the business must stay in compliance with our office by completing and returning the annual business filing and paying the business property taxes.  More information can be found on the Update Business Records page.