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Business License Applications
Below is listed all the business licenses available in the City of Westland. Please click on the link for more information about the individual license, fees, and applications.
Animal Business (Kennel) License
A commercial business that cares for, maintains, boards, etc. other people's dogs.
Animal Business (Pet Store) License
A commercial business engaged in buying, selling, renting, or exhibiting animals as pets.
Christmas Tree Sales License
Temporary sale of Christmas trees during the Christmas season.
Collision Bump and Paint Shop License
Any place, indoors or outdoors, where motor vehicles are repaired or painted for a charge, etc.
Food Truck License
License for use of a Food Truck.
Going Out of Business License
License for going out of business, bankruptcy, etc. sale.
Any business engaged in the acquisition, storage, or selling of "junk" as defined in the ordinance.
For any changes to an existing liquor license or a request for a new license - an application must be made with the City of Westland in order to be approved by the Michigan Liquor Control Commission.
Marijuana Business License-New
For the licensing of medical and adult-use marijuana businesses.
Marijuana Business License-Renewal
For the renewal licensing of medical and adult-use marijuana businesses.
Massage Parlor License
License to open, conduct, maintain or operate, any massage establishment.
Massage Parlor Employee, Practitioner, Instructor and/or Apprentice License
License for massage parlor employee, practitioner, instructor and/or apprentice.
Mechanical and Electronic Amusement License
License for any machine, device, or contrivance, mechanical or electronic, activated by coin, token, or plate, operated for entertainment or amusement as a game or test of skill.
Pool and Billiard Room (and Tables) License
License for any business that maintains or operates a pool or billiard room.
Precious Metals and Gems Sales License
License for any dealer of jewelry, a precious gem, or an item containing gold, silver or platinum.
Public Entertainment License
License to conduct, exhibit or maintain any circus, outdoor movie, outdoor entertainment area, concession stand or amusement stand, or any other outdoor entertainment for which payment is demanded.
Secondhand Dealer License
License to maintain and operate a business to purchase and sell secondhand / junk goods.
Soliciting, Canvassing and/or Peddling License
License to go door to door, house to house, place to place and street to street for the purpose of soliciting goods, services, etc. as outlined in the ordinance.
Street Vendor License
License for any person who sells or peddles on the streets, door to door of homes, offices, stores, restaurants, or other places of business, food, or other products not produced by himself.
Temporary Sales / Temporary Structures License
License for temporary sales, uses or special events and temporary buildings and structures.
Used Car Dealer License
License for a person or business engaged in purchasing, selling, exchanging, or dealing in secondhand motor vehicles.