Tobacco Licenses

The Lancaster County Clerk's Office issues tobacco licenses only for establishments located outside of the incorporated limits of any city, town or village.

List of Establishments with Tobacco Licenses

View the list of establishments that holds a Tobacco License (PDF) from 2023.


Tobacco licenses are valid for the calendar year (January through December) and must be renewed annually.

Important: Applications must be signed and dated.


The fee for a tobacco license is $10. Checks can be made out to the Lancaster County Clerk - please do not send cash through the mail. Applications and fees should be mailed or delivered to the:

Lancaster County Clerk's Office
555 S 10th Street
Room 108
Lincoln, NE 68508

Application & Statutes

Please allow 3 to 4 weeks for processing.

Further Information

If you have questions regarding tobacco licenses, please contact the County Clerk's Office via email or at 402-441-7484.