For those interested in displaying their own individually created photography, jewelry, sculptures, sketches, and crafts, please refer to the below and attached information regarding how to obtain an Artisan license within the City of Miami Beach.

Certification FAQ’s

How much does an Application cost?  There is a $15.00 application fee.

Where do I pay for and file my Application?  At the City of Miami Beach's Customer Service Clerk  (1755 Meridian Ave, 1st Floor), Miami Beach, FL 33139, working hours are Monday-Friday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM, excluding holidays.

When is the next Certification Session?  Sessions are currently being held on the third Thursday of every month at 10:00 AM via Zoom (Meeting ID: 714 6635 2565; Passcode: 1rrs0r).
Starting October 2022 for the new Fiscal Year, this meeting is changing to the SECOND WEDNESDAY of every month at 10:00 AM.
No vendor will be seen in person. Please arrive to the zoom on time, and ensure that you bring all required items listed on the “Review Form”.  No artisan will be seen without the required items listed on the Review Form. Also, no artisan will be seen after 10:45 AM on these designated days.

What do I need to bring to the Certification Session?  Please complete the “Application for Certificate Street Artisan or Craftsperson” file and bring it to your session.  Also, please ensure that you bring all required items listed on the “Review Form”.

What is the “Lottery”?  The Lottery is an opportunity to enter a drawing and “win” one of the top 48 locations to display your art/craft on Miami Beach.

Where do I apply for the “Lottery”?  At the Finance Department (1755 Meridian Ave, 1st Floor)

Is there a fee to enter the “Lottery”?  Yes, and there is a separate application that must be filed with the Finance Department (1755 Meridian Ave, 1st Floor)

When is the next “Lottery” drawing?  Drawings for the Lottery take place every 3 months.  Please inquire with the Finance Department (1755 Meridian Ave, 1st Floor) for further details.

Who do I contact if I have any other questions?  For any additional questions, please contact Customer Service at (305) 673-7420.

Application for Certificate Street Artisan or Craftsperson
Street Artisan Review Form
Street Artisan Review Form (Spanish)

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