Transient Merchant Permit

It shall be unlawful to temporarily engage in sales or sales activities within the City of Glendale without first registering and obtaining a permit.

Submit to: City Clerk, City of Glendale
5909 N. Milwaukee River Parkway
Glendale, WI 53209-3815
(414) 228-1718
Print or type in ink. Provide a complete answer for each question. Must be signed in the presence of a Notary Public.

Additional Information Required

  • Attach a list identifying each person who will operate under this permit.
  • This list must contain the following information for each individual:
  • First name, middle initial, last name, date of birth, current address, and driver's license number.


$500.00 Annual Fee

Additional Charges

$50 Per Salesperson Fee, Plus $15.00 Background Investigation Report for each individual named, including applicant.

Late Penalty

A double fee will be assessed on all delinquent applications.


The term of permit shall be from January 1 to December 31 of each year, and if granted subsequent to January 1 in any given year, shall expire on December 31 after issuance.