Licenses & Permits
Licenses and Permits are required for various activities conducted within the City of Goldendale. For instance, to conduct business in Goldendale a business license is required or to own a dog an animal license is required. Several types of permits are available as well. There are permits required for use of public property (such as parades, sidewalk sales, special events utilizing city property or right-of-ways). Still other permits are required for public works construction, system development charges, driveways approaches, utility construction, etc. Under Forms you can find the form submittals for our licenses and permits.
Frequently used forms are available on the website electronically. The forms are pdf files and require Adobe Acrobat software to view and print. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat installed on your computer, click here to download the free program.
To access any of the forms on the website, click on the form name and the file will open with Adobe Acrobat program that will display the form. Please print the desired form and either mail it or bring it in person to the City Hall or other City office as appropriate.
Preprinted forms are also available at the City’s offices. City personnel are happy to help you on the phone or in person if you have any questions about licenses and permits. (509) 773-3771.
Additional information about licenses and permits is listed on the FAQs page.