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)
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.