The Clerk's Office  issues various types of licenses for the City such as: Class A, B, & C Alcohol Beverage Licenses, Bartender/Server License, Tobacco and Cigarette License, Arcade License and more (complete list listed below). Licenses are regulated by the City of Ashland Ordinances and the Wisconsin State Statutes, and some require approval by the Common Council.

Applications are available by using the below links, or by contacting the Clerk's Office. 

City of Ashland Licenses 

Name of License
Fee Application Link
Arcade License (4 or more machines) $30  Arcade Application
Cigarette & Tobacco Retail License
$75 CTP-200
Coin Operated Amusement Device License (1-3 machines) $25 per machine Coin Game Application
Jukebox License
$20 per machine Jukebox Application
Mobile Concession Street Vendor License (i.e. Food Trucks) $50 - Bond Required Mobile Concession  Application
Mobile Home Park License  $5 per space Mobile Home Park Application
Operator's (Bartender/Server) License - Expire on June 30th $30  - One Year
$50 - Two Year
Online Application
Pawnbroker License $210 - Bond Required CP-121
Recycling Facility/Salvage Operation License $100 Recycling/Salvage Application
Taxicab License $50 - First Vehicle
$25 - Each Additional Vehicle

Taxicab Application
Transient Merchant, Solicitors, or Door-to-Door Sales Vendors License  $50 - One Day
$200 - One Week
$500 - One Month
License Application

Class A, B, & C - Alcohol Beverage Licenses

Name of License
Fee Application Link
“Class A” Combination Beer & Liquor (for off-site consumption) $600  AT-115 Renewal Application
"Class A” Beer only (for off-site consumption) $100  AT-106 Original Application
“Class B” Combination Beer & Liquor (for on-site consumption) $600  AT-115 Renewal Application
"Class B” Beer only (for on-site consumption) $100  AT-106 Original Application
Temporary Class "B" Beer / “Class B” Wine Retailer  $10 per day AT-315 Temporary License
Change of Agent $10 AT-104
Publication Fee - Required for all Alcohol License Applications $50