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Every business operating in Paramus is required to apply for a business permit. The application can be obtained and submitted online by visiting the Forms page, in person at the Clerk’s Office, or by mail. The required fee varies based on the type of business being conducted. The fee schedule is listed by type of business on the last page of the application.
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No matter the size of the business, a Business permit is required to sell goods and services to the public in the Town Of Paramus. You can obtain this information through the Forms Page.
Yes, Borough ordinances require a resident to obtain a permit to hold a garage sale. The application can be obtained by visiting the Forms page, or done in person at the Clerk’s Office. There is a $15 fee associated with garage sales. A resident is allowed two garage sale permits per year. Each permit allows three consecutive days to hold the sale.
Yes, Borough ordinances require landscaping companies to obtain a permit from the Borough. Current registration of all vehicles must be presented at the time the application is submitted, and must have commercial license plates.
You can come in BY APPOINTMENT from 9AM-3:30PM; you are required to bring in a photo of yourself since we do not take pictures at our facility.
Passport applications can be processed in the Clerk’s Office by appointment only from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. You are required to bring a photo of yourself as we do not take photos at our location. Those who wish to expedite their passport application for an extra fee can expect to receive their passport within three weeks. For regular processing, it can be expected within 6 weeks.
Please allow 6-8 weeks for the passport to be created and ready for pick up