Transient Merchant License

The Municipal Code defines a “Transient Merchant” as a person who temporarily engages in the retail sale of merchandise at a fixed location in the City. A license is required. Upon submittal of an application, a record check will be completed by the Muskego Police Department. Issuance of a license is subject to approval by the Police Chief. 

Please contact the Community Development Department at (262) 679-4136 to determine if approval by the Plan Commission is also required. 

Sale of Fireworks: The same application form is used. Contact Deputy Clerk Kerri Roller at (262) 679-5628 for additional information. 

Municipal Code


  • $12.00 Investigation Fee
  • $200.00 License Fee
  • $10.00 Optional Daily Fee
Make check payable to the City of Muskego. If a permit is applied for anytime during the year, payment of the entire fee is required. 

Application Form 

Please contact Deputy Clerk Kerri Roller at (262) 679-5628  for any further information.