Ordinance No. 11561- Adopted
September 22, 1999
Person or persons not having a fixed place of business
within a physical structure.
License Fee - $250 (cash or money order).
Must possess a policy of liability insurance before business
can be registered ($250,000 per incident), which covers the property on which
he/she proposes to sell merchandise. The policy must include a provision
that the City-Parish will be notified 30 days prior to cancellation of this
Must possess a signed lease agreement between the vendor and the
property owner. The lease must indicate who is responsible for liability
claims on the property.
A minimum security deposit of $100 (cash or money order) is required.
Food vendors, firewood sales, if sold by the owner of the
land where the trees are cut, events sponsored by non-profit organizations,
disabled persons, fairs, or artists and craftsmen who display their own original
art and handicrafts are exempt from the Rolling Vendor's license. Sales tax
registration may still apply. Contact the Revenue Division Taxpayer
Assistance Section at (225) 389-3084 for further information.