No person shall operate as a Pawnbroker or Second Hand Dealer in the City of Malden unless licensed by the City Council.
The Council may issue Pawnbroker and Second Hand Dealers licenses upon such terms and conditions as it may deem expedient and shall revoke or suspend the same in accordance with the provisions of Section 6.26; provided that no pawnbrokers license shall be issued outside the Central Business District as defined in the City of Malden Zoning Ordinance. Licenses so issued shall expire annually on April 30.
Every applicant for a Second Hand Dealer or Pawnbrokers license shall certify in writing at the time of application that he is familiar with the provisions of Sections 6.22 through 6.26 and that he assumes responsibility for compliance with all the provisions of the ordinance by all agents and employees engaged in second hand sales or pawnbroking
Every licensed Pawnbroker and Second Hand Dealer shall post his license in a conspicuous place in the licensed premises. No licensed Pawnbroker or Second Hand Dealer shall conduct business in any place other than that designated on the license issued to him by the City Council.