Vacation Rental License

The City of Hollywood has approved new regulations for properties being used as vacation rentals. Vacation rentals are classified as any individually or collectively owned single family house or dwelling unit that is also a Transient Public Lodging Establishment and is located in an area zoned RS and RM. Transient Public Lodging Establishments are rented to guests more than three times a year for periods of less than 30 days. These properties are required to have a Vacation Rental License.

The Vacation Rental License is only required for properties that are zoned RS and RM. You can check your property's zoning by visiting the Broward County Property Appraiser's website


The fee is $200 for the new applications. Thereafter, the fee for renewals is $150, which runs from October 1 - September 30.
Applications can be obtained by downloaded, or can be obtained by contacting:  
Lorie Mertens-Black
Chief Civic Affairs Officer
Lorie Mertens-Black
To submit an application in person, please contact Ms. Mertens-Black to make an appointment. To mail in an application, please mail the documents and applicable payment to:
City of Hollywood
City Manager's Office
P.O. Box 229045
2600 Hollywood Boulevard, Room 419
Hollywood, FL 33020-9045
Attention: Lorie Mertens-Black

 Please see the listing of approved Vacation Rental Licenses below, will expire on September 30, 2017:

1004 N 13 Terrace
1030 S. Southlake
1055 Hollywood Boulevard
1110 N. 16 Court
1114 N. 16 Court
1124 Jefferson Street
1141 Hayes Street
1211 Lincoln Street
1254 Polk Street
1344 Madison Street
1411 Hayes Street
1413 Lee Street
1414 Adams Street
1422 Coolidge Street
1438 Garfield Street
1447 Harding Street
1511 Arthur Street
1550 Harrison Street
1600 Harrison Street
1600 Jackson Street 
1606 N. 26th Avenue
1614 Washington Street
1615 Arthur Street
1702 N. 28th Avenue, #5
2124 N 14 Court
2411 Monroe Street
2412 Monroe Street
2417 Monroe Street
2420 Jackson Street
2503 Madison Street
2505 Monroe Street
2514 Monroe Street
2647 Lee Street
2716 Taft Street
2720 Taft Street
2728 Taft Street
2830 Monroe Street
4111 S. Ocean Drive, #1807
4111 S. Ocean Drive, #2909
4111 S. Ocean Drive, #2911
4111 S. Ocean Drive, #3108
4111 South Ocean Drive, #2601
4307 Taylor Street
4801 Jefferson Street
4931 Monroe Street
5300 Harrison Street
723 Hollywood Boulevard
742 Harrison Street
911 N 13 Avenue
929 N. Southlake Drive


Vacation Rentals Registration for Renewals and New Licenses
Accepting Applications for Vacation Rentals License Renewals and New Licenses
New Term Began on October 1, 2016

The annual renewal period to register to renew a Vacation Rental license is fast approaching. For each vacation rental, the annual renewal term runs from October 1 to September 30. The fee to renew a license is $150.00.

Also being accepted are applications for new Vacation Rental Licenses that would become effective October 1, 2016. The fee for the initial term is $200.00. Residential properties must meet the requirements of Hollywood’s Code to renew or obtain a new Vacation Rental License.

Application forms are available at Should you require additional information, should you have questions, or if you would like to schedule a meeting to discuss your Vacation Rental Property please contact Lorie Mertens-Black, Chief Civic Affairs Officer at 954.921.3201. 

Information on Valet Service

Please refer to City of Hollywood code section 72.158(G)(1) for information on valet service in residential areas:
72.158 (G)
(1) Valet service; residential. Valet service may be provided for noncommercial uses, including private functions in residentially zoned areas. Valet operators must meet the following criteria:
(a) Valet operator must obtain a zero street address local business tax receipt through the Department of Financial Services;
(b) Zero street address local business tax receipt is only permitted for use in areas zoned residential;
(c) Zero street addresses may not be simultaneously or concurrently used in multiple residential locations;
(d) Valet operators must complete a valet parking permit application form and submit this form to the Office of Parking & Intergovernmental Affairs at least three days prior to the scheduled event