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 License Renewals only, use your current Business License Number. (You must send your Renewal Notice as well.)
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 email@example.com.)
6) A payment confirmation will be e-mailed to the applicant.
7) The charge on your credit/debit card statement will read as "City of Goleta Bill Payment"
**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|
|Public Works Encroachment Permit||Engineering||805-961-7575||Permits|
|Film Permit||Public Works||805-968-6843||Permits|
|Park Reservation||City Hall Reception||805-961-7500||Park Reservations|
|Planning Permit||Planning Environmental & Review||805-961-7543||Planning Fees|
|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.)