A person or business that buys or sells used goods, other than automobiles, in New York City must have a Secondhand Dealer General license. The New York City Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) issues this license.
NYC Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP)
42 Broadway, Lobby
New York, NY 10004
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: Secondhand Dealer General License