Approval authorities for scrap metal businesses: Adams County

Approval by local authorities required

Before you apply for a scrap metal business license, your completed Scrap Metal License Addendum must be approved by local authorities. If your business will be in:

  • A city or town, it must be approved by that city or town.
  • An unincorporated area of the county, it must be approved by that county.

If no approving authority is listed for your city or county, contact your local city hall or county courthouse to ask about scrap metal business approval.

List of approval authorities for scrap metal businesses in Adams County

Who to contact


Adams County

  • Loren Wiltse, Building and Planning Director (Applications only)
  • John Hunt, Sheriff (Renewals only)



  • Jamie Schmunk, Mayor
    • Phone: 509.677.3241



  • Darryl Piercy, Plat Administrator
    • Phone: 509.859.2943

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