Thank you for starting a business in Roanoke! You will use this form to start the business license application process. This step is to make sure your new business complies with local zoning and building code requirements. Once you complete this step you will be cleared to complete the process and obtain your business license from the Commissioner of the Revenue. We've tried to make this process simple, but it can get complicated if the business space isn't certified for your use yet. If so, we'll help guide you through the process. Click NEXT to get started.