Some businesses may require a Special License in addition to the Business License. The best way to determine whether you need a supplemental Special License is to email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: (360) 487-8410 ext 3. The more common licenses are listed below along with their corresponding fees and terms. This is not a complete list of all Special Licenses.
For more information about all special licenses,see Title 5 of the Vancouver Municipal Code (VMC).
|Billboard||$25 per panel - annually, expires December 31|
|Bill Posting/Handbills Distribution||$10 per person - quarterly|
|Bowling Alley||$50 first lane, $25 each additional lane - annually, expires December 31|
|Dance - Cabaret/Tavern||$450 per establishment - annually, expires December 31|
|Dance - Public Dance Hall||$50 per establishment - quarterly|
|Dance - Public Dance Hall, Single Event||$25 per event|
|Food Vendor||$25 each vehicle/stand/booth - annually, expires December 31 (must also comply with applicable Clark County Health Dept regulations and City Street Use Permit regulations)|
|Junk Dealer||$50 per location, $25 per vehicle - annually, expires December 31|
|Panorama - Premises||$100 per establishment - annually, expires December 31|
|Panorama - Devise||$50 per device - annually, expires December 31|
|Pawnbroker||$400 per establishment - biennually, expires December 31|
|Recyclable Material Collector||$50 per vehicle - annually, expires December 31|
|Secondhand Dealer||$100 per dealer - annually, expires December 31|