Pleasanton’s small town ambiance is accented with a metropolitan edge that offers residents and businesses a long list of amenities that are hard to compete with. Infrastructure to suit contemporary business needs, proximity to major business markets a highly educated population and workforce, and high-value, cost-competitive space support the more than 4,000 companies–Fortune 500 members, regional administration offices and innovation small businesses alike–that are earning recognition and capital investment across industry sectors.


Here’s information you may need to establish your company’s place in Pleasanton.

Available Commercial Space: Find area office, retail and industrial space available for business use. And access the City’s parcel zoning map to identify the uses for specific sites.

Business Assistance Programs: View City programs designed to assist and work with you to get your business open.

Economic Profile: Get a snapshot of the city’s economic strengths and population demographics.

Economic Development: Learn about Pleasanton’s robust business community and the programs and services available to support the city’s commercial citizens. 

Business Approval Process: Plan ahead for the business approval process, depending on the type and location of your company. For all, the process begins with the City’s Planning Division.

Business License: Apply for or renew a Pleasanton business license.

NEW - Mandatory Recycling: Learn about recycling and organics (compostable materials) collection requirements for Pleasanton businesses and multi-family properties with five or more units, under Alameda County 's Mandatory Recycling Ordinance.

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