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Business Licenses

The following is a list of some of the types of businesses that are licensed/permitted through this office. Our City business license/permit does not take the place of any State or County required license/permit.

Alcohol/Beer Establishments

Body Piercing Parlors/Artists

Child Care Facilities

Contractor’s Licenses (Bldg, Elec, Plumb, Mech, Sign)

Firework Stands/Displays

Food Establishments

Itinerant Vendors/Solicitors/Peddlers


Precious Metal Dealers

Secondhand Dealers

Taxicab Companies/Drivers

Tattoo Parlors/Artists

Wrecker and Towing Services


To obtain an application for a business license/permit, please visit our office located at 212 SW 9th Street, Lawton, Oklahoma. For a complete list of the types of businesses that the City of Lawton licenses/permits, or to see the regulations pertaining to the various types, see Lawton City Code Chapters 4, 7, & 12.