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Yard Sale Permit FAQS

Where can I have a Yard Sale?

Yard Sales can only be held on a lot or parcel of land upon which there is a house, apartment or other structure which is utilized for residential purposes.  Yard sales cannot be held at businesses.  The yard sale has to be held on your property.  A picture ID with the address on it where the yard sale is being held or some other proof of residence will need to be provided to obtain the permit.

How much does a permit cost?

The Yard Sale permit fee is a non-refundable $10.00.

How soon do I have to get a permit?

You can get a permit any time prior to conducting your yard sale. You must have documentation of your permit during your yard sale. You are subject to a citation if you are unable to produce documentation.

Where can I get a permit?

A Yard Sale permit can be obtained at Bainbridge City Hall (101 South Broad Street) in the Community and Economic Development Department Monday through Friday, 8 am – 5 pm.

How many consecutive days can I hold the garage sale?

A person shall not conduct a yard sale for a duration of more than two (2) consecutive calendar days.

How many times a year can I have a garage sale?

No more than four (4) yard sales during any twelve (12) month period will be allowed.