Business Information

In an effort to reduce paper usage and to make it easier for those working to open a business in Hannibal, you can download business information and license applications below.  Just click on the link to download or open the PDF file found below.  There may be other applications or forms required, however most businesses will find all the forms required in this list. Most of these forms are in PDF format.  If you don't already have a PDF reader, you can download a reader for free here - ADOBE® READER

Forms can be submitted electronically HERE

or mailed to the address below:

City of Hannibal
Attn:  City Clerk's Office
320 Broadway
Hannibal, MO  63401

City of Hannibal Requirements

Affidavit of Gross Receipts Form (Printable)

Standard Business License Application and Information Packet

HFD Application for Occupancy / Operational Permit - *This application is only

necessary if the business has a physical location within the City limits of Hannibal

Pawn Shop / Second Hand Store Business License Application

Caterer's License Application

Itinerent Business License Application

Liquor License Application and Information Packet 

Special Event Application and Information Packet

Taxi Cab License Application

Scrap Dealer Application

Keyholder Application


Marion County Requirements

Marion County Merchants License Application


State and Federal Requirements

Apply online for Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN)

Apply online for Missouri Ficticious Business Name (DBA)

Application for Missouri Ficticious Business Name (DBA)

Application for Missouri Sales Tax ID