Regular and limited vendor’s licenses are obtained at the Auditor’s office.

A regular vendor’s license is issued to vendors with a fixed place of business and is only good for one location. The application fee is $25. There is no annual renewal fee.

Vendor’s licenses are not transferable. A new license is required if you change the physical location of your business or if you change your name, incorporate or add a partner. If you change your trade name or d.b.a. name, a new license is not required.

A vendor’s license is canceled by completing line 10 on the final return indicating the last day of business.

Gallia County sales tax is 7.0%.


(sales based on delivery of goods and certain services at consumer’s location), Transient (vendors who transport stocks of goods to temporary places of business in order to make sales), and Service(computer services, landscaping, private investigation, 900 numbers, exterminating service, building maintenance, janitorial service, employment service, etc.) vendor’s licenses are obtained through the State of Ohio.


To obtain an application for these Licenses, visit