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Curb Market License

This license required for the operation of a curbside business in a non-permanent structure.

Prior Approval:

  • Owner must be a Philadelphia resident
  • Health Department approval is required
  • Notarized bill of sale if the space was purchased from another
  • Food Establishment Retail Non-Permanent Location License
  • Commercial Activity License
  • Weighing and Measuring Device License (if applicable)

Additional Information: See License Instructions


Application – $25

License – $330

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Payment Information

RETURNED CHECKS: If your check is returned unpaid for insufficient or uncollected funds, (1) you authorize The City of Philadelphia or its agent to make a one-time electronic fund transfer from your account to collect a fee of $20; and (2) The City of Philadelphia or its agent may re-present your check electronically to your depository institution for payment.