City of Tustin Business License Information

FAQs 1

Most Requested Information 1

How far back does the data go? 1

How often is the data updated on the website? 1

How do we submit feedback, comments or report potential data issues? 2

What is the difference between the Business Name and the DBA Name? 2

How To Navigate the Business License Data 2

Default View 2

Common Data Requests 3

Filtering Options 3

Advanced Search 3

Downloading Data 3

 

FAQs

Most Requested Information

For your convenience, the City of Tustin has created shortcut links for the most requested data. If you know of other common requests that should be considered in this list, please let us know.

How far back does the data go?

Business License information dates back as far as the 1940's.

How often is the data updated on the website?

The data is updated at the close of each business day.

How do we submit feedback, comments or report potential data issues?

Please email any questions and comments regarding the City of Tustin Financial Search to JInterrante@tustinca.org

What is the difference between the Business Name and the DBA Name?

A DBA or Fictitious Business Name Statement is required when a Sole Proprietor or Corporation is doing business under a name that is different from the Corporation name or Sole Proprietor's name. You may search under either the Corporation name or DBA.

How To Navigate the Business License Data

Default View

The default view is a listing of all active businesses.

Common Data Requests

This section has quick links to the most common requests for data. Just click on the one you need and the results will display.

Filtering Options

If you are looking for something specific, you can use the filtering options. The most common fields to filter on are listed. Type in a value, a list of values separated by commas, or even a partial value. Click the Filter button or just hit enter when you are through typing. The results will display in the data section.

Advanced Search

Click on the Advanced Search button and a search form will display on the screen. This includes additional fields to search on. Enter your criteria and then hit enter or click on the Go button in the top right corner.

Downloading Data

Click on the download option and you will see choices for PDF, Excel Spreadsheet, or data. The data option will download a comma separated values (CSV) text file. The download process will depend on which browser you are using.