Florida Classic 2023 Peddlers License Information

You must have a current Peddlers License (BTR) to sell anything within the City of Orlando limits.

Peddlers participating at the Florida Classic must have the following:

  • A valid City of Orlando and Orange County Business Tax Receipt (BTR).
  • For Orange County Business Tax Receipts, call 407.434.0312 Option 2.
  • State License from Florida DBPR (Department of Business & Professional Regulation) for selling drinks and food items. (This can be purchased on site for the Florida Classic).
  • Peddlers cannot be located on city property or within the city’s right-of-way (street, sidewalk, etc.).
  • The average fee for a peddler is $75.13.
  • Forms of payment: Cash, checks, cashier’s checks, money orders and debit/credit cards.


Peddlers License (BTR) can be purchased:

  • Online: Email Business Tax Application and Mobile Peddler Checklist to businesstax@orlando.gov.
  • Subject line: FLORIDA CLASSIC
  • Please allow 3 business days for processing to make sure the BTR is received prior to the event.
  • Once our office receives the information listed above, you will receive a billing summary with instructions on how to make a payment for the BTR.
  • The City of Orlando Permitting Services Office (Appointment Recommended)
  • 400 South Orange Avenue, 1st Floor, Orlando, FL 32801.
  • Hours: 8 a.m.– 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
  • Extended hours (November 16-17): 8 a.m.– 7 p.m.
  • Free Parking in the City Commons Parking Garage, located at 460 Boone Avenue (ticket validation required).
  • Schedule an appointment/Get in line at: https://www.orlando.gov/permits


Important Information About Your Peddlers License (BTR):

  • The Peddlers License (BTR) expires on September 30, 2024. (Late charges will be accessed.)
  • The Peddlers License (BTR) is renewed and billed annually.
  • The Peddlers License (BTR) is applicable for all events listed below.
  • To close the Peddlers License, submit your request here or email businesstax@orlando.gov with your business tax receipt number (BUS), Business name and the Subject: CLOSE BTR.
  • All food trucks must be inspected by the Orlando Fire Department. To schedule an inspection, call 407.246.3144.
  • All vendor booths must be closed by 10 p.m.
  • Grease and garbage must be properly disposed of. (There will be grease and garbage bins available around the event area.)


Important Numbers


Police/Fire: 911 Florida Classic: November 16–19, 2023
Permitting/Licensing: 407.246.2204 Pop-Tarts Bowl: December 28, 2023
Code Enforcement: 407.246.2686 Cheez-It Citrus Bowl:  January 1, 2024
Fire Safety: 407.246.2386 NFL Pro Bowl: February 4, 2024
Parking Enforcement: 407.246.2155  
Traffic Management: 407.246.2020