[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Closter 11-22-1967 by Ord. No. 1967 as Ch. 106 of the 1967 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 12-27-1972 by Ord. No. 1972:241]
No person, firm or corporation shall hereafter own, operate or maintain any food or merchandise vending appliance or any coin-operated device for the sale or distribution of food or merchandise without first obtaining a license or permit therefor.
No licenses or permits shall be issued for any such appliance, machine or device which is located outdoors or outside of any building or which delivers goods or merchandise outdoors or outside of a building.
[Amended 10-13-1971 by Ord. No. 1971:226; 12-27-1972 by Ord. No. 1972:241; 1-26-1977 by Ord. No. 1977:296]
An annual license fee as set forth in Chapter A301, Fees and Deposits, shall be paid for each vending machine dispensing unit dispensing food, and an annual license fee as set forth in Chapter A301, Fees and Deposits, shall be paid for each vending machine dispensing nonedible merchandise. The respective license fees shall be paid for each dispensing unit, regardless of whether a number of units are mounted or combined together on a stand containing multiple dispensing units. A separate license fee shall be paid for each such unit. All licenses or permits shall be issued by the Borough Clerk and shall be valid for a period of one (1) calendar year.
No provision hereof shall be construed to apply to milk vending machines presently lawfully existing within the borough.
Any person, firm or corporation violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a penalty as set forth in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article II, Violations and Penalties, of this Code.