Every business entity planning to do business in the State of Nevada, must obtain a Nevada State Business License.
If you have not yet obtained a Nevada State Business License, please go to Nevada’s business portal, Silverflume. Also, please see Business Name Authorization below.
After making your registration payment online, a Certificate of Registration will be automatically emailed to the contact person listed on the form. A firm’s Certificate of Registration is valid for one year and requires annual renewal.
Business Name Authorization
“Engineer” is a protected term in Nevada. If your company name includes engineer or any derivative of engineer, you need to submit a Business Name Request to the Nevada Board to receive authorization to use “engineer” in your business entity name. To submit a Business Name Request, click the link below, complete the form, and submit via email to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration. On approval, an authorization letter will be emailed to the contact person listed on the form. You will need to submit the authorization letter to the Nevada Secretary of State’s office when applying for a Nevada State Business License.