New Business Registration

The City of Pittsburgh offers the following options to register your business:

1) Online - Complete and email the form below to registration@pittsburghpa.gov. Please allow up to 3 business days to be notified of the status of your registration. Your business is NOT registered until you receive a verification letter from the Department of Finance.

Online Business Registration Form (zip file)

2) Mailing - Complete, print and mail the form below to: Registration, City of Pittsburgh, 414 Grant Street RM 207, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2476 Business Registration Form

Mailing Business Registration Form

3) Walk-in - You can also register your business by coming into the Department of Finance.

Please call 412-255-2543 to have the registeration form mailed to you, or to have any questions you have answered.

Every person having an office, factory, workshop, branch, warehouse, or other place of business, including banks, schools, hospitals, non-profit, and trade associations, located in the City or outside the City, who, during any tax year, performs work or renders services in whole or in part in the City, who has not previously registered, shall within fifteen (15) days, register with the Treasurer its name and address and shall provide such other information as the Treasurer may require.
-Chapter 258 of the City Code