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Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs

1100 4th Street S.W., 5th Floor, Washington, DC, 20024, US



Temporary Firework Stand Application

Application closes on June 30, 2021 at 4:30 pm

Use this form to apply for a license to operate a temporary firework stand. The fee for the Temporary Firework Stand license is $ 247.50. This fee is non-refundable.

To complete this application, you will need the following documentation:

  • Building Permit
  • Certificate of Occupancy
  • Clean Hands Certificate, DC OTR - (202) 759-1946
  • Corporate Registration (if applicable)
  • Fire Marshall Inspection Report (Approved) / Proof of Fire Inspection Payment
  • Lease/Letter of Agreement for Use of Space

Applicant Information

Full Name

Contact Address

Do you owe any outstanding debt over $100 to the District government as a result of any fine, fee, penalty, interest, or past due taxes as stipulated in the "Clean Hands Before Receiving a License or Permit Act of 1996" (DC Law 11-118, DC Code Sec. 47-2861 et seq.) as amended, effective October 21, 2000 (DC Law 13-183, sec. 2(b), DC Code sec. 47-2861 et. seq.)?

Upload Clean Hands Certificate issued by the DC Office of Tax and Revenue within 30 days of this application.

Temporary Firework Stand Information

Are you applying for the temporary firework license for the first time in the District of Columbia?

Location of Firework Stand (Business Address)

Upload Lease/Letter of Agreement for Use of Space

Upload Certificate of Occupancy

Upload Temporary Building Permit

Upload Proof of Fire Marshall Inspection Payment/Fire Marshall Inspection Report (Approved)

I certify that the above statements on this application are true and complete to the best knowledge and belief. I agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations of the District of Columbia. I/We understand that, anyone who makes a false statement on this form can be criminally prosecuted; and, if convicted, fined up to $1000, imprisoned up to 180 days, or both, under D.C. Official Code § 22-2405.

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