Garage Sale Permit

Independence Codified Ordinance 711.05


Garage sales sponsored at the homes of residents of the City are exempt from the license requirements of this chapter except that no person shall conduct or act as sponsor of a garage sale within the City more than two times per calendar year. However, in order to be exempt, such garage sales shall be held at the same address, shall be for a period of not more than three continuous days each, shall be held only on a Thursday, Friday and/or Saturday and shall be held only between the hours of 9:00 am and 6:00 pm. If a sale cannot be held as scheduled due to inclement weather, one additional sale day shall be allowed for each scheduled day which has to be canceled.

For more information please call the Independence Building Department Department:

Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
(216) 524-1019