Business Information

Business Licenses

  • Every person engaged or intending to engage in any calling, business, occupation or profession, in whole or in part, within the City of Gaffney, is required to pay a license fee and obtain a business license.
  • Business license annual year runs from July 1st thru June 30th.  The City mails out applications each year near the end of June to all business that had a license the prior year.  The license fee is based on gross sales of the prior calendar year.
  • For more detailed information about a City of Gaffney business please refer to the link to the Municipal Code of Ordinances or feel free to call the Finance Department at (864) 487-8505.

The Gaffney Municipal Code is available online at