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 websitePlease 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.


The fee is $200 for the new applications. Thereafter, the fee for renewals is $150, which runs from October 1 - September 30.
Click here to download an application form. If you have further questions, please contact:

Lorie Mertens-Black
Chief Civic Affairs Officer
Lorie Mertens-Black

Please see the listing of approved Vacation Rental Licenses below, will expire on September 30, 2017:
  • 723 Hollywood Boulevard
  • 1055 Hollywood Boulevard
  • 5712 Hollywood Boulevard
  • 742 Harrison Street
  • 1345 Harrison Street
  • 1550 Harrison Street
  • 1600 Harrison Street
  • 222 N 13 Avenue
  • 911 N 13 Avenue
  • 1004 N 13 Terrace
  • 1413 Lee Street
  • 2635 Lee Street
  • 2647 Lee Street
  • 1344 Madison Street
  • 2503 Madison Street
  • 1414 Adams Street
  • 1615 Arthur Street
  • 1211 Lincoln Street
  • 929 N. Southlake Drive
  • 3725 South Ocean Drive, # 1516
  • 2411 Monroe Street
  • 2514 Monroe Street
  • 2420 Jackson Street
  • 5300 Harrison Street


                                                                        PUBLIC NOTICE

                                                         CITY OF HOLLYWOOD, FLORIDA

                                       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.