Escort Bureaus & Escorts

Who/What Requires a License?

Escort Bureau:  Any person who for a fee, commission, profit, payment or other monetary consideration, furnishes, refers, or offers to furnish or refer escorts, or provides, or offers to introduce, patrons to escorts.

Escort:  Any person who for monetary consideration in the form of a fee, commission or salary, is held out to the public as available for hire to consort with or to accompany another or others to social affairs, places of amusement or entertainment, within any place of public resort, or within any private quarters. It shall be unlawful for any person to work or perform services as a sexually oriented escort.


Application Packet & Process

License Information Update Form

Form to Report Employment of Escort(s)


Other Items You May Need:

From other City of Phoenix Departments:

Building or Use Permit(s) from the Planning & Development Department
Privilege (Sales) Tax License from the Finance Department

​From other State or County Agencies:

State Privilege (Sales) Tax License
Registration of LLC/Corporation with the AZ Corporation Commission​​