Many people looking to open new businesses in Ladera Ranch or Rancho Mission Viejo wonder if they need to obtain a business license in order to conduct or open a business here.
In general, no you do not need to obtain a business license because Ladera Ranch and Rancho Mission Viejo are unincorporated areas within Orange County and the county does not require it. Clink the link below to go to the county's website.
You may, however, want to file a fictitious name for your business. Click the following link to learn more and to go to the county's website.