Melvin Municipal Office Building (City Hall) is temporarily closed to the public due to COVID-19 concerns.

Exception: Water bill payments and new service requests can be made at City Hall from 10 am to 3 pm weekdays.

Questions? Call 336-373-CITY (2489).

Online Business Permit Application

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Application for Business Permit


The Business Permit Application process takes 7-14 business days if submitted online. We will then send your application back to you in the mail for you to sign and mail back to us, with any additional information we may have requested.

This application process could take as little as one business day for certain business types if you visit the Collections Division at the Melvin Municipal Office Building, 300 W. Washington Street, to complete the application in person.