New Business Owners

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The City of Cupertino welcomes your business to our City

Please note that Cupertino Minimum Wage increased from $13.50 to $15.00 per hour effective January 1, 2019.
More Information on Cupertino Minimum Wage

We know the success of your business is crucial to our success as a city. Whether you're an established Cupertino business, looking to start a business, or want to move your business here, find out what we can do to make it easy for you to do business in Cupertino. Your many contributions — in the form of jobs, goods, services, and municipal revenue — are critical to the City’s continued economic prosperity. 

We in local government wish to extend to you services and support to help ensure the success of your business. We hope that both new businesses locating here, as well as expanding Cupertino businesses will benefit from this Guide to Doing Business in Cupertino.

Helpful Links
These links provide access to useful resources available to businesses that operate in this City, here at the center of Silicon Valley.

Business License Application
Download the PDF for a license to do business in Cupertino.


Online Business License Application
Fill the business license application online to do business in Cupertino.

Cupertino Eats Restaurant Application

How to start a business in Cupertino Booklet


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