The City of Cle Elum requires all businesses to pay an annual business license fee as provided in the Cle Elum Municipal Code, Ordinance 1249. A business is defined as any person, firm or corporation who, for pay, hire or profit, furnishes the materials or machinery or equipment to be used in carrying out any work, business or profession and uses, applies or operates such materials, machinery or equipment therein, whether for wages, unit prices, total job price, or otherwise. Applications for licenses may be obtained at City Hall or Click on the Link below. Please refer to the Cle Elum Municipal Code for details regarding descriptions and requirements for businesses. In regards to Business License renewals, the renewals will go out the beginning of every year.