Business Licenses & Permits

The Village of Waunakee has no general business license.

Ordinance Section(s)
Amusement Device and Arcade License No person shall operate or keep an amusement arcade without having obtained and posted on the premises, in plain view, a license to operate such arcade. Application Form (PDF) 10-57
Bowling Center No person shall keep or maintain for hire or profit within the Village limits any bowling alley or any place of whatever kind or name where bowling alleys are kept or maintained without first obtaining a license. Application Form (PDF) 10-121
First Alley $10 Additional Alley $6
Cigarette License No person shall, in any manner, directly or indirectly upon any premises, or by any device sell, exchange, barter, dispose of or give away or keep for sale any cigarette, cigarette paper or cigarette wrappers or any substitute therefor without first obtaining a license. Application Form (PDF)
Dance Hall License
No person shall conduct, establish or manage any dance hall, road house, amusement park or place of amusement and permit dances therin unless a license if first secured. No person shall hold, conduct or be present at a public dance within the Village, except such as may be held within a public dancehall or pavillion or on premises duly licensed to be used as such.
Application Form (PDF) 10-27 $100
Transient and Temporary Entertainments License No person shall maintain or operate any transient or temporary public entertainment within the Village without first obtaining a license. Application Form (PDF) 10-86 $25
Mobile Food Business License It shall be unlawful for any person to operate a mobile food business within the village without first having obtained a mobile food business license in compliance with the provisions of this article. Application Form (PDF) 22-231 $25 Annual Application Fee
$25 Daily
Transient Merchant/Direct Seller's License Any person engaging in the retail sale of merchandise at any place in this Village temporarily, and who does not intend to become and does not become a permanent merchant of such place, must be registered and licensed with the Village of Waunakee. Application Form (PDF)
$25 Daily