Welcome to Spanish Fort! We welcome your business and wish you much success. The staff at City Hall will be happy to assist you with your questions or concerns.
To help you get started, here are a few steps to consider, if applicable to your business activity, including, but not limited, to the following:
A. Business License
All businesses are required to purchase a Spanish Fort Business License each calendar year. The Business License fee for 2016 is $112. for the full calendar year (which includes a $12. issuance fee). The Business License fee for applications submitted after July 1, 2016, will be prorated to $62. for the remainder of the calendar year (which includes a $12. issuance fee). Only original executed application forms should be returned, along with payment, to the City of Spanish Fort, 7361 Spanish Fort Boulevard, Spanish Fort, AL 36527. Checks, cashier checks, or money orders are the accepted methods of payment. No faxes or copies of applications will be accepted. Once you are licensed to do business in Spanish Fort, a renewal letter will automatically be mailed to you annually.
BUSINESS LICENSE APPLICATION FORM
B. Planning and Zoning
C. Building Permit
D. Health Department
Please contact the Baldwin County Health Department to address any concerns about your Health Department permit, including, but not limited to, food service permitting, septic tank inspections, grease trap inspections, etc. Baldwin County Health Department Website
Consult the Sign Ordinance
before erecting any signs in the City of Spanish Fort. Regulations on signage vary by location. Disclaimer: Ordinances are often updated by the City Council. Additional ordinances pertaining to signage: Ordinance No. 63-96
and Ordinance No. 411-2012
. Please contact Spanish Fort City Hall to verify that these ordinances are the most current versions still in effect.