[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Cinnaminson 9-9-1987 by Ord. No. 1987-17 (Sec. 2.124 of the 1995 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- All corporations, partnerships, limited partnerships, proprietorships, individuals and/or the directors, shareholders, partners or owners thereof.
It shall be the duty of all businesses within the Township to comply with the registration and annual reporting requirements set forth herein. This provision in no way reduces a business' obligation to apply for, receive or pay for any other licensing provision established by another Township ordinance.
Each and every business required under § 202-2 to comply with this chapter and located within the boundaries of the Township of Cinnaminson is hereby required to register with the Township Zoning Officer or nominee. Said registration shall be on a form prescribed by the Township Zoning Officer and shall include, among other things, the name of the business, its street address, its mailing address, a description of the business, the names and addresses of all officers, directors or owners, the date the business was first established and the area occupied by the business as measured by the square footage of any building or buildings occupied by the business and the lot upon which the building or buildings are located. Said forms shall be filed within 30 days of their availability from the Township Zoning Officer.
Each and every business required under § 202-2 to comply with this chapter and located within the boundaries of the Township of Cinnaminson is hereby required to file an annual report with the Township Zoning Officer each year on or before July 1. Said annual report shall be on a form prescribed by the Township Zoning Officer and shall include, among other things, the same information as required on the initial registration form described in § 202-4 hereof.
[Amended 9-17-2003 by Ord. No. 2003-14]
In order to cover administrative costs, each initial registration or report shall be accompanied by payment of a fee in the amount as set forth in Chapter 265, Fees. (NOTE: Renewal of the registration or report shall be accompanied by payment of a fee in the amount as set forth in Chapter 265, Fees.) A certificate shall be issued by the Township to each registrant upon receipt of the fee and the registration certificate or annual report, which certificate shall be publicly displayed at the place of business.
Separate licenses shall be issued for each business.
Any business and/or person found to be in violation of any provisions of this chapter shall be fined not less than $100 nor more than $500 for each offense, and the Zoning Officer or his nominee shall enforce the provisions of the order.