For all online payments:
1) Submit the application for the Permit/License/Reservation to the appropriate City of Goleta department.
2) Confirm approval with that same department.
3) A 5-digit reference number will be provided to you by that department.
For Business Licenses, refer to Step 2 of the Business License Application Process.
4) Refer to your application for Payment Amount.
5) Pay online: https://ipn.paymentus.com/otp/stde/gole (see below for visual example)
Acceptable payments are: Mastercard, Visa, or E-check.
(If paying for a Business License Renewal, you must submit your signed Business License Renewals to firstname.lastname@example.org.)
6) A payment confirmation will be e-mailed to the applicant.
**Please note: There is a $3 convenience fee for every $150 paid. The online process will automatically calculate the total convenience on top of the Dollar Amount Due. The dollar limit amount is $1,000 per payment. If your Amount Due is more than $1,000, make multiple payments until all payments add up to the Amount Due.
For any additional questions, please contact the appropriate department or click on the link :
|Building Permit||Building & Safety||805-961-7552||Permits|
|Business License||Finance||805-961-7530||Business Licenses|
|Film Permit||Public Works - Administration||805-961-7578||Permits|
|Park Reservation||City Hall Reception||805-961-7500||Park Reservations|
|Planning Permit||Planning Environmental & Review||805-961-7543||Permits|
|Special Events||Neighborhood Services & Public Safety||805-562-5505
Visual Aids for the credit card process (must click on the link above):
Page 1: Customer Information
Page 2: Account & Payment Information (Reference No. is needed on this page.)
Page 3: Confirm Payment (Processing Fees will automatically be added.)