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Garage Sale Permit

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Garage sale permits MUST be purchased at the Customer Service Office during regular business hours Monday through Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm located within Joliet City Hall, 150 West Jefferson Street, Joliet, IL 60432.

 ** Permit(s) will not be mailed. **

  • Only two (2) permits allowed per calendar year
  • Dates of sale must be consecutive and not to exceed four (4) calendar days
  • The total number of days that personal property sales (garage sales) can be held at a particular residence, residential lot or tract of land in a given calendar year shall not exceed eight (8) days. (This can include two events consisting of up to 4 days). 
  • No rain dates. No substitutions. No refunds. 
  • Individual:  1 address $6.00 1-4 day sale 

  • Neighborhood/Subdivision/Groups: 

5 or more addresses  $30.00      1-4 day sale

(One permit for all addresses)


(5 or more addresses)

  • Applicant(s) will need to provide the following: 
    • Name of Subdivision 
    • Name of person in charge of the garage sale 
    • Names (first and last) of all participants 
    • Complete addresses of all participants 
  • Names cannot be added after permit has been issued 
For more information contact Customer Service at 815-724-3820

Customer Services
Amber Ramsey, UT/Bill. Coll. Manager
150 W. Jefferson Street, Joliet, IL 60432
First Floor
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
(815) 724-3820

City Collector's office at (815) 724-3830.

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