City of Camden, NJ
Camden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Camden 11-24-1982 as Section 8-41 of Ord. No. MC-1910. Amendments noted where applicable.]

Auctions — See Ch. 141.

Hawkers and peddlers — See Ch. 280.

Licenses and business regulations — See Ch. 332.

Mercantile businesses — See Ch. 343.

Special sales — See Ch. 455.

Secondhand dealers — See Ch. 460.

Transient merchants — See Ch. 537.

Zoning — See Ch. 577.

§ 249-1

§ 249-2

§ 249-3
Hours of operation. 

§ 249-4
Restoration of premises after event. 

§ 249-5
Failure to comply. 

§ 249-6
Violations and penalties. 

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:

A sale of items of tangible personal property wherein on one location there are multiple vendors who have paid a fee for the privilege of occupying the space allotted to each vendor for the purpose of displaying and selling items of tangible personal property.

The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to affect the following:


Persons selling goods pursuant to an order or process of a court of competent jurisdiction.


Persons acting in accordance with their powers and duties as public officials.


The selling or advertising for sale of any item or items of personal property which are specifically described in the advertisement.

Such flea market sales shall be conducted only between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Immediately upon the conclusion of any sale authorized by this chapter, the licensee shall be obliged, within 24 hours after conclusion of said sale, to clean the outside of said premises and remove all unsold merchandise therefrom and restore the same to the condition in which it existed prior to said sale.

[Added 4-9-1987 by Ord. No. MC-2289]

It shall be unlawful for any person, as defined in § 232-1, to engage in the activity identified and regulated by this chapter, without first having obtained a license therefor and paid the fee required for such license, both as provided in Chapter 332, Licenses and Business Regulations. Any person engaging in such activity who shall fail to comply with any provision of this chapter or of Chapter 332 shall be in violation of the provisions of this chapter.

[Added 4-9-1987 by Ord. No. MC-2289]

Unless otherwise provided in the chapter, penalties against persons violating the provisions of this chapter shall be imposed in accordance with the provisions of § 1-16A.

[Amended 10-12-2006 by Ord. No. MC-4234]


A separate offense shall be deemed committed on each and every day for each and every violation of this chapter.


A separate offense shall be deemed committed on each day during or on which a violation or violations occur or continue.


The imposition of a fine or imprisonment as punishment for a violation of any provision of this chapter shall not be deemed to be in lieu of any provision of this chapter or of Chapter 332 providing for revocation or suspension of any license issued under this chapter and Chapter 332.