License Detail

Second Hand Pawn Precious Metals
License Name
Second Hand Pawn Precious Metals
Description
Buying, selling, trading, exchanging, or accepting for sale on consignment, or otherwise dealing in secondhand goods, wares, merchandise or articles but not limited to Antiques, Precious Metals, or any person who lends money at interest on personal property left for security.
Associated Fees
  • $200 Initial License Fee, $100.00 annually thereafter
  • $22 for each set of fingerprints
  • $10 Duplicate License Fee (mailed license copy)
Ordinance Booklet
Secondhand/Pawn Ordinance
pdf/189KB/16 Pages
General Provisions
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet
pdf/38KB/1 Page
Application Materials
Additional Requirements
  • Fingerprint and background check for each employee and owner.
Exemptions
The provisions of this article do not apply to:
  • Persons who engage solely in the selling of secondhand goods, wares, merchandise or articles.
  • Buying, selling, trading, exchanging, consigning, or otherwise dealing in recycling metal cans, paper, cardboard or glass.
  • Buying, selling, trading, exchanging, consigning, or otherwise dealing in used books, tires (excluding rims), clothing, coins not set in a bezel, postage stamps, trading cards, comic books, furniture (other than appliances) and works of art placed on consignment by the original artist. Sports memorabilia valued at fifty dollars ($50), or less, shall also be exempt.
  • Organizations that have been determined to be exempt from taxation, pursuant to section 501(C) of the internal revenue code, by the internal revenue service, including churches and religious organizations.
  • Investment or securities brokerage houses or financial institutions as defined in the Arizona Revised Statutes Section 44-1601, paragraph 1, Items (A), (B) and (C).