Business License Category

*All applications must be approved with the City Clerks Office before they can be submitted.

 

Health Care Professionals   

$200.00

Anesthesiologist
Anesthetist
Chiropodist
Chiropractor
Dental
Dental Oral Surgeon
Dental Surgeon
Dermatologist
Gynecologist
Neurosurgeon
Ophthalmologist
Optician
Optometrist
Orthodontist
Orthopedic Surgeon
Osteopath
Pathologist
Pediatrician
Pedodontist
Physical Therapist
Physicians
Podiatrist
Psychologist
Radiologist
Specialist In Medicine
Surgeons
Urologist
Veterinarian

 

Health Care Facilities                                                                            

$250.00

Ambulance Service
Clinics or Laboratories
Convalescent Hospital
Dental Laboratory
Health Spa
Home Health Agencies
Nursing Home
Old Age Homes
Outpatient Surgical Clinics
Rest Home

 

Hospital                                                                                               

$1,000.00

 

Contractors Local                                                                                  

$150.00

Carpenter
Contractors/Builders
Drywall
Electrical
Excavator
Glass
Guttering
Insulators
Masonry
Painter
Paper Hanger
Plasters
Plumbing
Roofer
Sheet metal
Siding of homes or buildings, selling and or installing
Signs
Storm Windows, Storm Doors
Tin or other building trades

 

Contractors Non-Local                                                                           

$200.00

Carpenter
Contractors/Builders
Drywall
Electrical
Excavator
Glass
Guttering
Insulators
Masonry
Painter
Paper Hanger
Plasters
Plumbing
Roofer
Sheet metal
Siding of homes or buildings, selling and or installing
Signs
Storm Windows, Storm Doors
Tin or other building trades

 

General Repair                                                                                       

$75.00

Automobile Garage
Awnings repair-install
Body Shop
Carpenter
Driveway Repair & Sealing
Drywall
Electrician
Furniture Repair
General Mechanics
General Repair
Gun Shop
Heating & Air Conditioning
Machine Shops
Masonry
Plaster
Plumbing
Radio/TV servicing
Recapping Tire
Repair Shops: radio, shoe,
Roofer
Sand Blasting
Sanding and finishing floors
Typewriter, office machines
Upholstery Services
Watch Repair

 

Professional                                                                                           

$200.00

Appraiser
Architect
Asphalt Paving Contractor
Certified Public Accountant
Civil Engineer
Consulting Engineer
Funeral Directors
Geologist
Lawyer, Attorney, Counselor
Loan or Finance Company
Medicine Vendors
Mortgage Company
Real Estate Appraiser
Surveyor
Tobacco Warehouse
Undertakers

 

Retail $.00 – $50,000.                                                                              

$150.00

Auction Merchants
Bookstore
Compressed Gases
Florist
Secondhand Furniture Store
Stamp Redemption Center
Distribution Center

 

Retail $50,001. – $250,000.                                                                     

$300.00

Florist
Gasoline Dealer
Rock Quarry
Distribution Center

 

Retail $250,001 – Above                                                                           

$700.00

Florist
Wrecking Yard
Distribution Center

 

Vendors/Agents                                                                                       

$75.00

Accountants
Advertising Distributor
Advertising Publications
Answering Service
Antique Dealer
Auctioneer
Auto or Appliance Finance or Discount Companies
Automobile Car Wash
Automobile Operating Same for Public Service, transporting passengers for hire
Bait (live)
Bakery
Bakery Products
Bills Posters
Bookkeeping Service
Books or magazines
Butcher Shop
Cabinet Maker
Candy Products
Carpet Cleaner
Carpet Sales/Installation
Catering
Cemetery
Check Casher
Chimney Sweep
Cigarette Dealer
Clinics or Laboratories
Coal Dealers or Agents where coal is delivered or received
Coffee, Peanut Roaster, Ice Cream,
Coins, silver, gold, and other
Collection Agency
Computer Service
Consignment Shop
Creamery Plant, and or delivery of dairy
Credit Bureau
Delivery
Dry Cleaning
Eating Stands
Electrologist
Employment Agency
Farm Machinery on Consignment
Feed Grinding
Fireworks  (must have state license first)
Fish Retail
Fixed Base Operators at Airport
Fowl, live Poultry and eggs
Fruit and Vegetable Dealer
Fur Storage
Harness Maker and or making leather products
Health Spa
Herbalist
Huckster
Income Tax Consultant
Insurance Adjuster
Insurance Agents
Interior Decorator
Janitor
Laundry
Laundry self service
Laundry, shirts only
Lawn Service
Livestock Market
Locksmith
Lunch Counters
Merchandise Wagon, Popcorn Machine
Micro Filming
Mowing Service
Music or Vending Machine
Musical Instruments
Newspaper Delivery (not in Somerset)
Newsstand
Nursery
Outside City Employment Agency
Parking Lot
Paying Agent
Pest Exterminator
Pet Groomer
Photo Bug
Photographer Itinerant
Photographer Studio
Plate Glass and File
Precious materials
Preparing Sandwiches
Printing Job
Printing job works done
Private detective
Products, receiving, shipping, pricing
Public Cold Storage
Real Estate Agent
Recreational Parks, Sports, Etc. (to be approved by planning/zoning)
Refrigerator and air conditioning (selling or installing commercial refrigeration)
Rent Collectors
Scales
Scraper and metal processor
Second Hand Dealers
Security Guard
Seed Cleaning
Septic tank or cesspool cleaner
Sign Painter
Signs Portable
Soda Fountain
Soft Drinks
Stock Broker
Storage House
Travel Agent
Tree Trimmers
Vehicle Rentals
Vehicles
Vending Machines
Vendor
Wrecker Services
Yard Sales, Garage Sale (limited to 3 consecutive days only)
Tanning Salon

 

Gas Station

$80.00

Automobile Service Station
Gasoline Filling Station

 

Gas Station/Mini Mart                                                                             

$250.00

 

Itinerant Merchant                                                                                 

$400.00

Mail order business

 

Entertainment                                                                                        

$300.00

Astrologer
Billiards or Pool Room
Bowling Alleys
Boxing
Carnival
Cinema
Circus
Dance Hall
Fortune Teller
Golf Course
Hypnotist
Ice Skating Rink
Miniature Golf
Palmistry
Skating Rink
Theater
Water Slides
Wrestling

 

Manufacturers                                                                                       

$400.00

Bottling Plant
Concrete Block Manufacturer
Concrete Dealer
Ice Factory
Jewelry complete manufacturing
Manufacturers of truck beds, racks
Milling
Monument
Petroleum refinery
Pre-fabricated homes or building

 

New Car                                                                                                   

$550.00

Automobile Dealer or Agent, selling new
and used automobiles

 

Used Car                                                                                                 

$150.00

Automobile and truck dealer, dealing in
second hand cars, trucks located in or
outside city limits and doing business in
Ferguson

 

Schools/Training                                                                                     

$75.00

Barber College/School
Beauty College/School
Business School/College
Dance Instructor
Day Care Center/Kindergarten Schools
Special Training Courses

 

Beauty/Barber Shop (3 chairs and under)                                                 

$50.00

Barber and/or Beauty Parlor
Nail Salon

 

Beauty/Barber Shop (4 chairs and over)                                               

$100.00

Barber and/or Beauty Parlor
Nail Salon

 

Hotels/Motels                                                                                        

$200.00

Hotels
Motels
Rooming House
Tourist Courts

 

Mobile Home Parks                                                                                

$200.00

Trailers to conduct or carry on a business of
operating a trailer park in the city of Ferguson

 

Publishing/Broadcasting/Television                                                       

$300.00

Cable Vision
City Directory
Newspaper Publisher
Radio Television Broadcasting

 

Restaurant 0-30 Seating

$125.00

 

Restaurant 31-75 Seating

$250.00

 

Restaurant 76-above Seating

$375.00