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For all questions regarding General Business Licensing, contact the City Clerk's Office
719-385-5901, option 1 · Fax: 719-385-5114  · businesslicense@springsgov.com
30 S. Nevada Ave., Suite 101, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903

General or Limited Tree Service License

General or Limited Tree Service License Fees and Payment

  • The City Clerk's Office is open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm
  • The City Clerk's Office accepts cash, check, money order, Visa and MasterCard
  • The Tree Service License fee is $90 annually
  • The late renewal fee is 50% of the license fee, in addition to the regular renewal fee ($45 in addition to $90)
  • Duplicate license fee is $5.00

Additional Tree Service License Fees

The following fees are paid directly to the Colorado Springs Forestry Department. Contact the Colorado Springs Forestry Department at 719-385-5942.

  • Exam fee is $120 (paid to City Forester)

General or Limited Tree Service License Documents

To apply for or renew a license, complete the application forms and provide the following documents to the City Clerk's Office. Applications are forwarded to the City Forester for review and testing.

  • Business License Application or Renewal Application (The City Clerk's office will send you a renewal application prior to the expiration date of your license)
  • Lawful Presence Affidavit, if a sole proprietor
  • Certificate of Commercial General Liability Insurance with the City of Colorado Springs listed as the certificate holder and additional insured
  • Workers' Compensation and Employers' Liability Insurance with the City of Colorado Springs listed as the certificate holder 
  • Trade Name Registration and Certificate of Good Standing with the Colorado Secretary of State, if applicable.