Garage/Yard Sale Permit Online. The cost of a garage/yard sale permit is $17. There is a convenience fee/processing fee of $1.59 charged by Link2Gov Corporation for processing the online transaction. The City of Long Beach will not receive this fee. Additionally, only MasterCard and Visa debit or credit cards are accepted. You will need your Long Beach utility account number or previously held a garage sale at this location to use the online function.