Holiday Schedule

The Waste Management Transfer Station will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2020 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. As a result there is a one-day collection delay for all trash and recycling. All City of Newport offices will be closed. Please plan your visits accordingly

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Applications & Forms

Type       Code       Fee 
Banner Request      

$15.00 Filing Fee
License Fee ($20 per day)

Bingo License   R.I.G.L. 11-19-37   $5.00 Fee
Business Registration    City Code  5.04   Initial $10.00 Fee; $25 Annually
         
Detective   City Code 5.60   $15.00 Filing Fee; $150.00 yr; Bond Required
Dog Licenses (obtained in the City Clerk's Office)   City Code 6.04   Spayed/Neutered $9; All others $14
Entertainment License   City Code 5.68   $15 Filling Fee; Class A - $300; B - $200; C - $500
Farmer's Market License   City Code 5.46   Filing Fee $15; Registration Per Season $100
Fortune Teller Application   City Code 5.36   Daily $10; Weekly $30; Monthly $50
Fortune Teller Reference Form       Annually $200; $1000 Surety Bond Required
Close of Business Form       There is no fee. This form must be notarized
Guesthouse/Hotel Registration   City Code 5.40   $50 Annually
Horse-Drawn Carriage License   City Code 5.96   Filing Fee $15; $300 Annually

2020-Rental-Dwelling-Registration
 

  City Code 15.16   $20 Registration Fee per Unit PLUS Inspection Fee
$25 Inspection Fee Per Short-term Rental Unit
Liquor License - Daily    R.I.G.L. 3-7-14   Filing Fee $15; Class F $15; Class F1 $35
Mechanical Amusement License Form Page 1   City Code 5.48 & 2.120   Filing Fee per Machine $25; Jukebox $75; Electronics/Video $100
Mechanical Amusement License Form Page 2   City Code 5.48 & 2.120   Filing Fee per Machine $25; Jukebox $75; Electronics/Video $100
(New) Mobile Food Vendor Application (Food Trucks)        Filing fee $15; $75 Annual Permit Fee
(New) Mobile Food Vendor Application (Food Carts)       Filing fee $15; $75 Annual Permit Fee
Pedicab Operator Application   City Code 5.96.040   Filing fee $15.00, license fee $50.00
Pool Table License Application   City Code 5.20   Filing Fee $15; 1st table $50 annually
Second hand License Application   City Code 5.76   Filing Fee $15; $100 Annually
Sidewalk Cafe License Application   City Code 17.82   Filing Fee $15; $300 Annually
Solicitor's/Canvassing Certificate   City Code 5.80   Filing Fee $15; Daily Fee $5
Sound Variance Application   City Code 8.12.180   Filing Fee $15; Daily Fee $50

SpecialEventLicenseApp-revised-10-19

 

City Code 5.70.070 & 2.120

 

Filing Fee $15

Tattoing License   City Code 5.84   Filing Fee $15; $100 Annually
Holiday Selling Application   RI General Law 5-23   Filing Fee $15.00 - License Fee $100.00
Trade Name Certificate   R.I.G.L. 6-10   Registration Fee $10
Transient Trader License   City Code 5.44   $350 Each 3 Month Period
Victualing License Application   City Code 5.72   Fee is defined by restaurant type
Victualing License Application Procedure   City Code 2.120.010   Fees in City Code 2.120.010
Yard Sale/Flea market License   City Code 5.32   No fee for first sale; $10 for second sale within the year