Apply for a Business License

All business licenses with the City of Goodman expire annually on December 31.  Please submit your renewal application and fee for your license(s) by December 31 to ensure compliance with the City Ordinance.  No Business License will be issued without the completed renewal applications, payment of the annual license fee, and the appropriate documentation requested.

If your business is involved in retail sales, you must provide us with a copy of your sales tax license and a statement of No Tax Due from the Missouri Department of Revenue to comply with the Missouri Department of Revenue.  This can be obtained by calling 573-751-9268.  If necessary, you may have them fax it directly to us at 417-364-7314.  A Business License for the City of Goodman cannot be issued until these items are received.

Business License: $5.00 per year

Contractor's License: $5.00 per year

All contractors must provide a copy of insurance in the amount of $50,000.00 for Property Damage Liability and $100,000.00 Bodily Injury Liability.  A license will not be issued without a current copy of insurance on file.  Please send a current copy of the required insurance along with your renewal fee.  Note that if at any time a City Street is cut in relation to your work, it must be repaired within 15 days. 

Solicitor's or Peddlar's License: $5.00 per year

Kennel License: $10.00 for 4-9 cats or dogs, $100.00 for 10 or more cats or dogs.

For more information regarding kennel licenses, visit the Municipal Oridnances regarding kennels here.

Additional licenses are required for alcohol sales and the operation of pool tables.

Liquor License: $25 annually for retail Monday-Saturday. Liquor licenses are renewed in June. This fee is charged in addition to the annual business license fee.

Sunday Liquor License: $300.00 annually for Sunday liquor sales after 1:00 pm. Liquor licenses are renewed in June. This fee is charged in addition to the annual business license fee.

Pool Table License: $15.00 in addition to the purchase of your Business License.