Business Licensing - Background Checks

The following types of businesses require background checks:
Alcohol Auctioneer Auction House Beer Card Club
CD Exchange Computer Exchange Date/Marriage Service Fireworks Ice Cream Operator
Liquor Consumption Mobile Food Trucks/Trailers Pawnshops Private Clubs Sexually Oriented Business*
Social/Dining Club Solicitors Special Transportation Taxicab Companies Theatres


  • Adult business
  • Nude dancers - agencies and individuals
  • Outcall/Escorts - agencies and individuals
  • Semi-nude dancers - agencies and individuals

All businesses that require a background check use Salt Lake City Corporation Application Verification.