• General Business – New License:The General Business License New License certifies you are a new, legally operating business within the City of Gary. The City grants new General Business Licenses year round, but they can be through the City’s website or in person at City Hall in the Finance Department.
  • General Business License – Renewal:The General Business License Renewal certifies you are a continuing, legally operating business within the City of Gary. Renewals are done once a year in January, and can be paid online through the City’s website or in person at City Hall in the Finance Department.
  • Second Hand Auto Dealers License:The Second Hand Auto Dealer License is required, along with a General Business License from the City of Gary, for businesses which sell used cars within the City of Gary. This license can be obtained through the Zoning Department.
  • Peddler’s License:The Peddler’s License is required for businesses which carry goods from one place to another within the City of Gary. This license can be obtained through the Zoning Department, and does not require a General Business License from the City of Gary.
  • Transient Merchant License:The Transient Merchant License is for persons which move from place to place within the City of Gary. This license can be obtained through the Zoning Department, and does not require a General Business License from the City of Gary.