Garage Sale Permits


Garage sales are a supported activity and are a common occurrence in Midlothian as well as in other communities. Residents are requested to follow some simple guidelines required by the Village of Midlothian:
  • Any person who conducts a garage sale within the Village of Midlothian must first obtain a garage sale permit. Come to Village Hall before your sale to request a permit.
  • The cost of a garage sale permit is $2 per event.


  • No garage sale may be conducted over a period of more than three consecutive days.
  • No more than two garage sales shall be conducted on the same premises by the same household within any 12-month period.
  • No more than one sale can be held by a household within a seven-day period.
  • No person shall conduct any garage sale on premises not owned or leased by said person.
  • Sales cannot begin before 9:00 am, and must not continue later than sunset.

Contact Us

For questions or more information about garage sale permits, please contact Village Hall at (708) 389-0200.