Business in Lake Oswego
The City of Lake Oswego welcomes new businesses and encourages business expansion.
A business license is required to operate a business in Lake Oswego, unless exempted by State law. This includes home-based businesses and door-to-door solicitation.
Welcome to Lake Oswego and thank you for choosing Lake Oswego for your business! One of the requirements of operating a business within the city limits is to acquire a Lake Oswego Business License, prior to the operation of the business.
The purpose of the Sign Code is to ensure that signs are constructed, erected, and maintained in a safe manner that does not create visual distractions, or hazards for pedestrians or motorists. It also helps our community maintain a neat, clean, orderly, and attractive appearance.
The City of Lake Oswego is home to more than 800 home-based businesses, or Home Occupations. These occupations include:
City Code and Charter of the City of Lake Oswego, Oregon
Published by the City Attorney's Office