The City of Blue Springs regulates specific types of businesses to maintain the health, safety and general welfare of the community.
Most businesses, regardless of size, are required to have a Business License
to do business in Blue Springs. A business license application and renewals are also reviewed to track and monitor compliance with sales tax and business personal property registration and collection.
Solicitors, Peddlers and Event Merchants
Anyone going door to door selling or providing information must have a Solicitors/Peddlers
. Vendors that do not have a fixed location or that sell items at events may be required to obtain a Solicitors/Peddlers License.
Businesses wishing to sell liquor in Blue Springs will need a liquor license
from the City of
Blue Springs, Jackson County and the State of Missouri along with a valid City of Blue Springs
Business License. Due to state regulations, City Liquor Licenses must be approved by the City
Council. The liquor license process can take 6-8 weeks to complete, so please allow for this in your business planning schedule.
Once approved by the City, businesses can apply for their State
In addition to the business liquor license, employees are required to obtain a Liquor ID
through the Blue Springs Police Department.