Before an auction takes place, auctioneers must obtain an Auction/Auctioneer License.
TO APPLY FOR OR RENEW A BUSINESS LICENSE FOR AN AUCTION/AUCTIONEER:
- Review the Business License chapter of the Marion City Code
- Complete application
- Submit application with appropriate fee and any required documentation (listed on the application) to the Finance/City Clerk’s Office at 1225 6th Avenue, Marion, IA 52302
- 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
If you have already obtained a license and need to report an upcoming auction, please complete and return an Auction Notification Form to the Finance/City Clerk's Office at 1225 6th Avenue, Marion, IA 52302.