Fireworks Permits

Any person or organization wanting to sell fireworks in Finney County must apply for a permit through the County Clerk's office. Applications are available online (PDF) or can be requested at the Clerk's office.

Important Information about the application process:

  • Applications must be approved by the Finney County Fire Chief and the Finney County / Garden City Zoning Department before being presented to the Finney County Clerk.  Applicants are responsible for obtaining these approvals.  Please visit the Garden City Administrative Center at 301 N. 8th Street in Garden City.
  • Proof of Liability Insurance is required with application.
  • Applications submitted at least two (2) weeks prior to the sale or display date will require a payment of $100.00 payable to the Finney County Clerk at the time of application.
  • Applications submitted less than two (2) weeks prior to the sale or display date will require a payment of $200.00 payable to the Finney County Clerk at the time of application.

The permit is valid only for the date(s) and at the location that is provided on the application and authorizes only the display and/or sale of fireworks for the public.