Licenses & Permits

License or Permit
Auctioneer Permit Non-Resident (PDF) $275
Auctioneer Permit Winchester Resident (PDF) $25
Automatic Amusement Devices License $50 Per Machine
Banner* $100
Block Party Permit*  
Club with Liquor License $2,000
Common Victualler's License $100
Estate Sale (PDF) $15
Food Vendor License $25
Fortune Teller $50
Fuel Storage (see also Fire Department)  
Lodging House License $30**
Old Gold and Silver License $20
One Day Alcoholic Beverage License (PDF)  various
Outdoor Dining/Retail use of town sidewalks  
Package Store License $2,500
Parade Permit*
Public Amusement (PDF) $10
Restaurant Liquor License - Beer / Wine Only $2,500
Restaurant Liquor License - Full $3,500
Road Race Request*  
Second Hand Articles License $20
Second Hand Motor Vehicle $50
Sidewalk Use Permits (Retail Sale)* $125
Staging Permit (PDF) $25
Sunday Public Entertainment License $10
Taxi License / Vehicle for Hire $50
Yard Sale (PDF) $10

*Apply by letter. For all other licenses and permits, forms are available at the Select Board's office.

**Aside from 1 grandfathered business, lodging houses are not a permitted use according to Winchester's zoning bylaw.