A junk dealer is defined as any person engaged in collecting, storing, buying, or selling articles or materials that, because of age, deterioration, or use, have lost their original utility or desirability but that by alteration, restoration or salvage may furnish an item of value. If this would apply to your business, a license should be obtained from the City Clerk's office.
- Review the Business License chapter of the Marion City Code
- Complete application
- Submit application with appropriate fee and any required documentation to either of the following:
- City Clerk’s Office, 1225 6th Avenue, Suite 110, Marion, IA 52302
- Via email
Once your application has been submitted, we will forward your application to the appropriate departments for approval. This process can take two to six weeks. Upon approval, a license will be mailed to you at the mailing address listed on your application.