Transient Vendor

Required for anyone conducting temporary or seasonal indoor sales in Massachusetts

Division of Standards

Phone

OPEN M-F 9AM-4:30PM

Online

Division of Standards standards.mail@MassMail.State.MA.US

The Details

What you need

  1. Complete the application in its entirety.

    The name of the applicant must be the name of the individual and not in the name of the business.

  2. A bond is required and the original bond must be signed and submitted to the Division of Standards.-NO PHOTOCOPIES

    A five hundred ($500.00) dollar bond must be completed by the insurance or bonding company for endorsement and Corporate Seal of the Company. If you are renewing your license the bond must run concurrent with license.

    The bond must be in the individuals name and not in the name of the business.

  3. The license fee is one hundred dollars ($100.00). Make all checks payable to the COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS.

  4. The License is valid for one year from date of issue.

PLEASE NOTE: In addition, a local Transient Vendor License must be obtained from each municipality where business is to be conducted. All licenses are subject to local rules and regulations and must be obtained prior to selling any goods, wares or merchandise.

How to apply

Fee $100.00

Complete the application and obtain a bond if required. 

Forms of payment: cashier's check, money order, treasurer's check; please make checks payable to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Applications can be mailed to One Ashburton Place, Room 1115, Boston MA 02108.

All applications are processed and mailed the same day they are received in. 

 

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Contact

Address

ONE ASHBURTON PLACE , ROOM 1115, BOSTON, MA 02108

Phone

OPEN M-F 9AM-4:30PM

Online

Division of Standards standards.mail@MassMail.State.MA.US

Fax

617-727-5705

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