(Sections 11-196 through 11-202, Columbia Code of Ordinances)
It shall be unlawful for any person to construct, erect, enlarge, alter, repair, move, relocate, improve, remove, convert, equip, use, operate or maintain any junkyard or to act as a junk dealer in the city, whether personally, by agents or employees, singly, or along with some other business or enterprise, without first having obtained a license from the Business License Administrator. (Section 11-196)
How can one apply for a Junk Dealers License?
License application forms are available at the City Health Department, 1005 W. Worley, Columbia, MO 65203. The annual fee for a junk dealer’s license or renewal license shall be based upon gross sales as previously outlined for a Business License. Any license or renewal license issued shall be effective as of the date of its issuance and shall expire the next June 30th.