Fuquay-Varina
Fuquay-Varina

Business License and Fees

A business license is required if you own or operate a business in the town limits of Fuquay Varina. Licenses are valid from July 1 thru June 30. Click the link below for a Business License Application and the associated fees. Business License fees are listed below.

Mail or bring completed form with payment to:

401 Old Honeycutt Road,
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

Contractors will need to include a copy of their state license.

Please call 919-552-1404 if you have questions about a Business License.


> Download a Business License Application

  

Business Licence Fees

Section 1:  Description

 Item

Fee

 Advertising-Outdoor  105-86  $35.00
 Amusements-not otherwise taxed  105-37.1  $25.00
 Automobile Supply Dealers  105-89B  $25.00
 Barber & Beauty Shop 160A-211-B $2.50/operator
 Beer & Wine (retail)  105-113.7  
      -Beer -on premises    $15.00
                 -off premises    $5.00
      - Wine -on premises    $15.00
               - off premises    $10.00
       Beer Wholesaler (located in town)    $37.50
      Wine Wholesaler (located in town)    $37.50
 Bicycle Dealers  105-102.5  $25.00
 Bowling Alleys  105-102  $10.00/alley
 Chain Stores  105-98  $50.00
 Circuses & Animal Shows  105-38  $25.00/day
 Collection Agencies  105-45  $50.00
 Contractors & Construction Co.  105-54  $10.00
      Electrical  105-91E  $25.00
      HVAC  105-91H  $25.00
      Plumbing  105-91P  $25.00
 Dry Cleaners  105-74  $30.00
 Elevator & Sprinkler Installation  105-55  $100.00
 Employment & Emigrant Agents Other  105-90  $100.00
      Teachers, Domestics Servants &    
      -Unregistered Nurses (NC only)    $50.00
      -Out of state    $300.00
Firearms & Weapons Dealers - Firearms  105-80  $50.00
     - Weapons (all others)    $200.00
 Fortune Tellers  105-58  $500.00
 Gasoline, Oil, Greases, etc.  105-89  $25.00
 Wholesaler of Gasoline Products  105-89  $0
 Hotels and Motels  105-61

 

$1.00/room or $25.00 min.

 Ice Cream Dealers (mfg. & retail)  105-1021  $2.50
 Ice Cream Manufacturers & Wholesalers  105-97  $12.50 per freezer
 Laundries-In town  105-85  $50.00
 Loan Agencies  105-88  $100.00
 Motor Vehicle Dealers  105-89C  $25.00
      If Temporary    $300.00
 Motorcycle Dealers  105-89.1  $12.50
 Movie Theaters-Inside  105-37  $100.00
 Movie Theaters-Outside  105-36.1  $100.00
 Music Machines (operating/leasing)  105-65  $5.00/machine
 Packing House (meats)  105-70  $100.00
 Pawnbrokers  105-50  $100.00
 Peddlers & Itinerant Merchants  105-53P  
      Farm Produce Only    $25.00
      On Foot    $10.00
      On Vehicle    $25.00
 Itinerant Merchant (set-up location)    $100.00

 Pianos, Organs, Radios, TV, Stereo, Tape  Player  (sales, services, parts)

 105-102E  $5.00

 Pinball, Bagatelle Tables, Merry-Go-Round, Swimming Pools, Skating Rinks

 105-102P  $25.00
 Pools Tables, Billiards  105-102B  $25.00
 Restaurants  105-62

$25.00/4- or $50/5+

 Security Dealers  105-67  $50.00
 Service Station  105-89A  $12.50
 Specialty Market Operators  105-53  $200.00
 Sundries  105-102S  $4.00
 Tobacco Warehouse  105-77  $50.00
 Trailer Parks, Campgrounds, etc.  105-102T  $12.50
 Undertakers & Retail Coffin Sales  105-46  $50.00
 Video Games for Play  105.661  $5.00/machine
 Video/Movie(Sales & Lease)  105-102V  $25.00
     

 Section 2:  Description

 Item

 Fee

 Day Care Centers  4012-1  $45.00
 Specialty Market Vendors  4012-2  $30.00
 Manufacturers  4012-3  $30.00
 Retail Merchants  4012-4  $30.00
 Service Businesses  4012-5  $30.00
 Wholesale Merchants  4012-6  $30.00
 Electronic Gaming Operations  4012-7

 $1,000
+ $500 / machine

 Tattoo & Body Piercing Establishment  4012-8  $500 / artist
 Sexually Oriented Business  4012-9  $1,000.00