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Businesses Required License To Operate in Detroit

Businesses that must be licensed to operate in the City of Detroit

Amusement Park      Animal Hide Hauler
Arcade      Archery Gallery/School
Auctioneer     Bar
Baseball Batting Net     Bathhouse
Beverage Retail     Billiard Room/Table
Bowling Alley      Boxing/Wrestling 
Candy Branch     Carnival
Cigarettes Retail     Circus (Indoor/Outdoor)
Coin-Op Game Distributor     Concert
Concert Cape (Entertainment/Food)     Dance
Dance Permit (Temporary)     Dance Studio
Dry Cleaning Branch Store     Dry Cleaning In Agency (Drop off)
Dry Cleaning In Plant (Carpet)      Dry Cleaning Ind. Driver
Dry Cleaning Laundering Plant      Fireworks (Retail/Wholesale) 
Fumigating Operator      Fumigating Operator Spec. Limited
Furniture Mover      Garbage-Rubbish Collector 
Gas Station Full/Self Service      General Food (Pre-Packaged) 
Golf Practice (Course/School)      Golf Range-Miniature 
Hall-Concert     Hall-Public Dance
Hall-Rental     Hall-Taxi
Horse Drawn Carriage/Driver      Hotel
Industrial Caterer     Junk Collector 
Junk Yard Dealer
    Landscape Gardener
Laundry-Self Service     Location Permit (2 Games or Less) 
Massage Operator      Massage Parlor/School
Meat Broker/Wholesaler     Motor Bus
Motor Truck Permit     Motor Vehicle For Hire (Limousine) 
Motorcycle Rental Establishment     Much. Music Device
Parking Lot      Peddling Cabs
Pawnbroker      Pet Shop
Public Lodging House      Restaurant
Riding Devices (Carnival Rides)      Rink Skating (Indoor/Outdoor)
Rooming House     Scrap Iron & Metal Processor 
Second-Hand Store/Jewelry     Shooting Gallery
Sightseeing Bus      Snow Removal
Sports Stadium     Storage house-Public Branch
Tattoo Parlor     Taxicab
Theatre-Burlesque/Stage     Theatre-Motion Picture (Adult)
Track-Bicycle, Go-Cart, Etc.     Trailer Rental Lot
Trampoline     Used Auto Dealer/Parts/Wrecking
Vending Machines     Vendors
If License Type is not listed above, please refer to the State of Michigan License Search