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2022 Mercantile Business Licenses and Rental Permits are required by May 1. To avoid a $50 late fee, all applications must be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office on or before the grace period ends on May 30 (late fee goes into effect June 1).

Business Licenses and Rental Permits can be purchased at the Clerk’s Office on the second floor of City Hall, 233 JFK Boulevard, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., or by mail by submitting a completed application form.

Application forms are available online at (click the “Departments/City Clerk” link on the home page, and then click “City Clerk Forms”) — or by clicking on the links below.

CLICK HERE for a Renewal Business License Application

CLICK HERE for a New Business License Application

CLICK HERE for a Rental Permit Application

A Reminder for Landlords: Any property in Sea Isle City being rented to tenants (seasonally or year-round) is required to have a Municipal Mercantile Rental Permit issued from the City Clerk’s Office – regardless of whether the owner is renting out the property on their own, using a local realtor, or using an online vacation rental site such as VRBO, Airbnb, etc.