Why Do Business in Livermore?

Welcome to Livermore!  

The City of Livermore loves our business community and thinks that it is the right place to grow your business.  Our Community and Economic Development Department provides services to the business community ranging from pre-development planning and entitlements, to construction related plan reviews, field inspections and business incentive programs.  


Here are some quick links to get you started:

Permit Center                                       Business License                                    Incentive Programs
A one-stop shop that provides
one-seat services including land
use entitlements, off-site
improvements, on-site storm
water retention, potable water
services, fire prevention, and
permit plan review and inspections.
View application forms, handouts,
and the differeing requirements for
area businesses located either inside
 or outside City limits.
 To aid in establishing or
growing your business in

Plus, check out the many reasons why companies choose Livermore as a great place to do business….

Unlimited Opportunities  l Talented Workforce  l  World-Leading Science and Technology Hub Strategic Location l Large Employers / Major Businesses l Modern Transportation Rich History and Culture Vibrant Arts CommunityWorld-Class Tourist DestinationAffordable Housing  l  Outstanding Support and Business Resources

"Key to the City" Community Academy
January 29, 2015  This free, eleven-week program provides a unique, behind-the-scenes look at municipal operations, and provides an opportunity to exchange information and ideas with your local government officials.

2014 Water Conservation Results for Livermore
January 26, 2015  Livermore residents responded to the City’s request to cut 2014 water usage in dramatic fashion by reducing their overall water consumption by 25% during 2014 compared to 2013...

Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department Names New Fire Chief
January 13, 2015  Ruben Torres was appointed the new LPFD Fire Chief, and will begin his duties on February 17th.......
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