Permits & Licenses


All cats and dogs must be licensed by the City. A pet license will only be issued with a copy of a valid rabies vaccination certificate. License fees are $8 for a neutered pet or $11 for a non-neutered pet.  Licenses are renewable every February 28. After June 1, an $11 late fee, in addition to the license fee, will apply except for new residents or new pets.

Garage Sales

Garage sales are permitted in the City, but residents must obtain a permit and have it on hand during all sales days. Two garage sales are permitted per year. Sales must be four weeks apart. The permit for the first sale is $5; the permit for the second sale is $10.

Business Licenses

Certain businesses in Livonia are required to obtain a license.  The license fee differs depending on the type of business. The fee schedule for most licenses are as follows: