Obtaining a Business License
All initial contractor licenses are $200 and renewal contractor licenses are $100. Failure to purchase licenses and/or permits will result in work stoppage and $200 fine. Listed below are the only business licenses that are issued by the clerk's office.
- Electrical Contractor
- Mechanic Contractor
- Plumber Contractor
Journeyman & Apprentice Information
All journeyman and apprentices have to be registered with a contractor. It is the contractor's responsibility to notify the city when a journeyman or apprentice is no longer under their direct supervision.
What you will need when you register:
- Annual license / registration expires June 30 each year
- A copy of your state license is required
- Picture I.D.
- A lapse in renewal is considered an invalid registration
There is an annual occupation tax on every business or occupation relating to alcoholic beverages as specifically enumerated herein and in the amount herein stated:
|Business or Occupation||Annual Occupation Tax|
|Beer on Premises||$100|
|Beer To Go||$50|
|Class B Wholesaler||$625|
|Liquor by the drink: initial tax||$600|
|Liquor by the drink: renewal tax||$400|
|Private club: initial tax||$700|
|Private club: renewal tax||$500|
|Retail Package Store||$500|
Vendor Policy & Permit Application
Itinerant Merchant/Street Vendor Permit and Policy (PDF)
Fireworks Stand Vendors may pick up an application and copy of the firework ordinance at City Hall.
Film & Video Permit
Film & Video Permit (PDF)
Do you wish to film on public property in Stroud? Do you need a street closed? Please fill out this form and a City representative will get back to you.