Township of Burlington, NJ
Burlington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Burlington 8-24-1977; amended 10-12-1977 (Sec. 12:9 of the 1975 General Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Peddling and soliciting — See Ch. 407.

§ 299-1 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
GARAGE SALE
Includes the sale of used household items from a private residence in a residential zone.

§ 299-2 Registration.

[Amended 10-27-2009 by Ord. No. 09-OR-024]
No person shall conduct a garage sale without first registering at least 24 hours in advance with the Director of Public Safety of the Township of Burlington as provided in this chapter.

§ 299-3 Identification; hours and days.

[Amended 10-27-2009 by Ord. No. 09-OR-024]
Each applicant for a garage sale shall give to the Director of Public Safety, in writing, his name, address and other data as is required to identify himself. He shall also give the proposed approximate hours and dates of the garage sale.

§ 299-4 Permit.

[Amended 10-27-2009 by Ord. No. 09-OR-024]
Each registrant, upon being so registered, shall be issued a permit by the Director of Public Safety, upon which shall be affixed the dates, hours and location of the proposed garage sale. Said permit shall be prominently posted on the premises of which the garage sale is to be conducted.

§ 299-5 Restrictions.

A. 
No garage sale shall be conducted or carried on before 9:00 a.m. or later than 7:00 p.m. of any day, including Sundays.
B. 
No residential unit shall be entitled to conduct more than two garage sales within any calendar year. A garage sale, for the purposes of registration and this chapter, may consist of up to a maximum of two consecutive days to be counted as one garage sale.

§ 299-6 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 9-23-2008 by Ord. No. 08-OR-025]
Any person or persons, firm or corporation violating this chapter or any section thereof shall be subject to the maximum penalty in Chapter 1, Article II, Definitions; General Penalty, and each day a violation continues shall be deemed a separate offense.