A directory of all licensed businesses in the municipal area, including key information such as: name, address, contact information, business type. (More info)

Data Location



Also a search function at https://www.seattle.gov/licenses/find-a-business

The Seattle business license database shows you the following information about a business:

legal name

trade name ("doing business as")

main location address

phone number

license expiration date

industry type and Standard Industrial Code (SIC)

Reviewer comments


Data Availability

  • Y Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • Y Is the data machine readable
  • Y Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • Y Available in bulk
  • Y Publicly available
  • Y Is the data available online
  • Y Does the data exist
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   CSV
Reviewer   Seth Vincent
Submitters   Nate Eckstine
Last modified   Wed Sep 02 2015 20:36:31 GMT+0000 (UTC)