Inspections & Effective Period of Business


Inspections are required for commercial businesses and in home child care. The City Clerk's Office Staff will determine which inspections are required, depending on the type of business, not all inspections are necessary.

Contact Information

  • City of Fernley Building Department 775.784.9900
  • City of Fernley Planning Department 775.784.9810
  • City of Fernley Public Works 775.784.991
  • Nevada State Health Department, for establishments offering food or drink products to be sold for human consumption, 775.895.3603
  • North Lyon County Fire Protection District 775.575.3310

Effective Period of Business 

New business licenses are issued for a one year period. Most businesses will renew on an annual basis thereafter.