City Clerk

photo by Tommy Cooper

Welcome to the Opp City Clerk’s Office on the web. In the City Clerk’s Office you can buy a city license, get sales tax information, submit a request to address the city council, schedule a meeting with Mayor Bracke, see official documents of the city, report city service related problems, get information on municipal elections and other city related information.

City Clerk: Jan Boutwell


Fax: 334-493-0370


Business licenses must be purchased each calendar year and are valid from January 1 to December 31. 

Please visit to purchase business licenses.

Full Year: Every person who commences business before the first day of July shall be subject to and shall pay the annual license fee.

Half Year: Every person who commences business on or after July 1st, shall be subject to and shall pay one-half (1/2) the annual license fee.

Issue Fee: For each license issued there shall be an issuance fee collected of ten dollars.

Annual Renewal: Business license shall be renewed annually from January 1st until January 31st each year.

You can pick up a business license application at the Opp City Hall or you can download one here: Business License Application

Sales Tax Information: The sales tax rate in Opp is 10%. The tax is comprised of three separate taxes: 4% state, 2.5% county, and 3.5% City of Opp. RDS collects The City of Opp sales and use tax, lodging tax, and gas tax.

RDS can be reached at 1-800-556-7274 or by visiting them online at

Code of Ordinances: The Opp Code of ordinances can be viewed online at:

City of Opp, Alabama