City of Monmouth

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Business Forms
Liquor License

Use this form to apply for a license to sell alcoholic liquor in the City of Monmouth. License approval will require a background check. Please note that there are only a limited number of liquor licenses available for each class. Please check with the City Clerk's office before submitting the application for availability.

Attachments:
Download this file (Liquor_Application.pdf)Liquor License[PDF Document]448 Kb
 
Draymen Business License

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $10 per annum per vehicle. Every person engaged in the business of carrying goods for hire shall be considered an expressman or drayman (such as draymen, motor vehicle delivery, taxicabs and hackmen).

Attachments:
Download this file (Draymen_Application.pdf)Draymen License[PDF Document]444 Kb
 
Taxi Cab Operator License

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $5 per annum. Must provide driver's license information and basic background check information.

Attachments:
Download this file (Taxi_Driver_License_Application.pdf)Taxi Driver[PDF Document]479 Kb
 
Taxi Cab Business

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $15 per vehicle, per annum. Financial responsibility must be filed with the City Clerk prior to license issuance. A current copy of proof of insurance for each vehicle must accompany the application.

Attachments:
Download this file (Taxi_Cab_Business_Application.pdf)Taxi Business[PDF Document]842 Kb
 
Billiard and Pool Hall

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $50 per table. No person, firm, or corporation shall operate, maintain, or conduct a billiard pool, bagatelle, or pigeonhole table open to the public without first having obtained a license.

Attachments:
Download this file (Billiards_and_Pool_Hall_Application.pdf)Pool Hall[PDF Document]491 Kb
 
Bowling Alley License

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $10 per alley. No person, firm, or corporation shall operate or maintain a bowling alley to the public without first having obtained a license.

Attachments:
Download this file (Bowling_Alley_Application.pdf)Bowling Alley Licnese[PDF Document]434 Kb
 
Coin Operated Device

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $30 per annum, per device. An automatic amusement device is any pinball or ball-table machine, marble machine, or any type of game, machine or table in which any ball, sphere, missile, arm crane, rod or plunger is struck, released, controlled or manipulated for the purpose of amusement or skill, or any machine operated by an electric beam, an electrical impulse, or any type of mechanical or electrical machine or game controlled or manipulated for the purpose of amusement or skill and in which a test of skill is involved, and for the playing of which a fee is charged.

Attachments:
Download this file (Coin_Operated_Device_Application.pdf)Coin Operated Device[PDF Document]561 Kb
 
Transient Merchant or Peddler

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $50 per day or $250 annum. A non-profit license is $25 daily. It shall be unlawful for any person, either as principal or agent, to conduct business as a transient merchant, itinerant vendor or peddler without first having secured a license.

Attachments:
Download this file (Transient_Merchant_or_Peddler_Application.pdf)Transient Merchant[PDF Document]466 Kb
 
Cigarette Sales

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $50 per annum. No person shall engage in the sale of cigarettes containing tobacco in any form, or cigarette papers or wrappers, in the city without first having taken out a license.

Attachments:
Download this file (Cigarette_Sales_Application.pdf)Cigarette Sales[PDF Document]456 Kb
 
Pawnbroker

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $50 per annum. A background check will be done prior to issuing a Pawnbroker's License.

Attachments:
Download this file (Pawnbrokers_Application2.pdf)Pawnbroker License[PDF Document]468 Kb
 
Secondhand Store

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $25 per annum. Secondhand good shall mean goods which are resold by the dealer but secondhand goods shall not include junk as those goods defined as rags, old rope, paper or bagging, old iron, brass, copper or empty bottles.

Attachments:
Download this file (Secondhand_Store_Application.pdf)Secondhand Store[PDF Document]455 Kb
 
Skating Rink

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $25 for an annual license or $10 per quarter per rink. It is unlawful to conduct a public skating rink in any hall or building which is not equipped with sufficient and adequate exits.

Attachments:
Download this file (Skating_Rink_Application.pdf)Skating Rink[PDF Document]446 Kb
 
Street and Sidewalk Stand

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $10 per day or $100 per annum. Street or sidewalk stands for the sale of fruit, candy, ice cream, popcorn, peanuts or any other article or thing not prohibited by law or ordinance on the sidewalks or street.

Attachments:
Download this file (Street_and_Sidewalk_Stand_Application.pdf)Street and Sidewalk Stand[PDF Document]425 Kb
 
Ammunition Sales

To be filed with the City Clerk's Office. License fee is $25 per annum. Requires certificate for Retailer's Occupation Tax and Federal Gun Dealer's License.

Attachments:
Download this file (Ammunition_Sales_Application.pdf)Ammunition Sales[PDF Document]421 Kb
 
Tree Trimming License

No person shall cut or trim trees in the City of Monmouth unless he obtains a license from the City Clerk. No license shall be issued unless proof of bond insurance is presented. License fee is $25 per annum.

Attachments:
Download this file (Tree_Trimming_License_Application.pdf)Tree trimming license[PDF document]407 Kb