Consumer Distributor or Consumer Retailer Permit
Pyrotechnic Sales – Fulton Co. Property, Courts, Public Safety & Campground Committee
Chairman: Karl Williams
Commission Members: James Barclay, Stan Berry, Daniel Kumer, Joe Murphy, Ryan Sloan, David Widger
How to obtain a Consumer Distributor or Consumer Retailer Permit in Fulton County
Consumer Distributor or Consumer Retailer Permit applications are processed through the Fulton County Board Office. Consumer Distributor or Consumer Retailer Permit for eligible parties in Fulton County, outside of city limits, will have their applications placed on the next Fulton County Public Safety & Campground Committee agenda for review. All Consumer Distributor or Consumer Retailer Permit must be approved by the Fulton County Public Safety & Campground Committee and the Fulton County Board.
Applications may be picked up at the Fulton County Board / Administrative Office or downloaded here.
In order to be eligible for the Fulton County, IL Consumer Distributor or Consumer Retailer Permit, the place where you want to serve must be outside the boundaries of a town/village or city in Fulton County, IL. If you want to serve inside a town/village or city limits, please contact the Mayor or City Clerk of that particular town/village or city. Please contact the Fulton County Board office at 257 West Lincoln Street, Lewistown, IL 61542 and/or by phone at (309) 547-0901 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Business hours are Monday through Friday, 8am to 4pm.
RATE: A Consumer Distributor or Consumer Retailer Permit for one year is $50.00 per location once your application has been reviewed and approved.
INSURANCE: Each person receiving a Consumer Distributor or Consumer Retailer Permit must meet the condition that the applicant shall operate their place of business and conduct business in accordance with and shall observe the laws of the United States and the State of Illinois, and the rules and regulations described in this Ordinance.
FINGERPRINTING: Fulton County shall have the right to require fingerprints of any applicant for a Consumer Distributor or Consumer Retailer Permit or for a renewal thereof other than an applicant who is an air carrier operating under a certificate of a foreign air permit issued pursuant to the Federal Aviation Act of 1958. For purposes of attaining fingerprints under this section, Fulton County Board office shall collect a fee and forward the fee to the appropriate policing body who shall submit the fingerprints and the fee to the Illinois Department of State Police.
HOURS OF OPERATION: No Licensee shall sell or allow to be sold any pyrotechnic products at any time other than as set out below:
Monday through Thursday: 9:00 A.M. to Midnight.
Friday and Saturday: 9:00 A.M. to Midnight.
Sunday: 12:00 noon to Midnight