The City of Atlanta Police Department License and Permit Unit regulates vending on private property and flea markets to ensure that everyone follows the city ordinance and codes. We also want to protect the public by overseeing the merchandise that is offered.
Vending Permit Issuance ProcessSTEP ONE – Do you have the right location?
STEP TWO – Obtain your state and federal documents
STEP THREE – Fill out the application and collect the required documents
STEP FOUR – Go to the License and Permit Unit to submit your application and complete your background check
STEP FIVE – Obtain your business license at the Business Tax Office
Flea Market Vendor
Payment for fees will be accepted only in the form of a cashier’s check or money order. All application fees are non-refundable. The following money orders will NOT be accepted: Fidelity Express, United One, and US Express. Funds must be on separate money orders/cashier’s checks in the amounts listed. These fees are processed at the License and Permit Unit.
Private Property Vending ApplicationPrivate Property Assistant Vending ApplicationAffidavit (Included in application)Private Employer Affidavit (Included in application)
Public Safety AnnexFirst Floor (on the right after the security checkpoint)3493 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy License and Permit Unit Hotline (404) 546-4470
Hours of Operation (to accept financial transactions)Monday 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.Wednesday 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.Friday 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
We are closed on weekends and holidays.
If you only want to pick up an application, we are available until 5:00 p.m. Applications are also available online here.
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