Licensing & Permits

There are various permits and licenses residents and business owners are required to obtain from the City of Sun Prairie.  Following is a list of licenses and permits available from the city and links to the pages they are on.

Alcohol Licenses

  • Operator License (Bartender License)
  • Class "A" Beer License
  • "Class A" Liquor and Beer License
  • Class "B" Beer License (Brewpubs fall under this category)
  • "Class B" Liquor and Beer License
  • "Class C" Wine License
  • Temporary Class "B" Beer License (Picnic Beer License)
  • Temporary Class "B" Wine License (Picnic Wine License)

Business Licenses

  • Operator License (Bartender License)
  • Amusement/Vending/Entertainment Machine License
  • Blasting and Rock Crushing Permit
  • Direct Seller's, Peddler's, and Solicitor's License
  • Fireworks Display Permit
  • Flea Market/Secondhand Article Dealer Mall License
  • Mobile Food Vendor/Cart Permit
  • Nightclub License
  • Outdoor Vendor Permit
  • Pawnbroker License
  • Secondhand Jewelry Dealer License
  • Secondhand Article Dealer License
  • Taxicab & Limousine Operator License

Dog Licenses

  • Dog License
  • Dog Park License
  • Kennel License

Chicken Licenses

  • Chicken-Keeping License

Renewal Information

Our staff will be happy to answer questions you may have.  Please give us a call at 608-837-2511, email the City Clerk's Office at Licensing@cityofsunprairie.com, or stop in at the City Clerk's Office on the 1st floor of the City Hall located at 300 E. Main St.  Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.