Business License Information

As of July 1, 2009 all business owners and operators, including vendors, engaging in enterprise (doing business) in Lincoln County, NV must comply with the Lincoln County Business License Ordinance.

For more information go to for a copy of the Business License Application. A standard or temporary license fee must be filed with your application.

All applications and fees can be mailed to:

Building & Safety
P. O. Box 307
Pioche, NV 89043

Pioche is an unincorporated community in Lincoln County, Nevada, about 180 miles northeast of Las Vegas. U.S. Route 93 is the main route to Pioche and bypasses the town center just to the east, with Nevada State Route 321 and Nevada State Route 322 providing direct access. Its elevation is 6,060 feet above sea level. Pioche is the county seat of Lincoln County. It is named after François Louis Alfred Pioche, a San Francisco financier and land speculator originally from France. The town’s population was 1,002 at the 2010 census.