The City of Milton Planning Department is available for discerning the best outcome for starting a new business. See the documents below for help when starting a new business within the city limits. Although this guide may not answer all questions, essential tools and resources are available to put the new business owner on the road to success. Please contact the Planning and Development Department at (850) 983-5440 if you have questions or need assistance with starting a new business in the City of Milton. City staff is available for helping to obtain your business license Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.