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(A) Each annual registration for a short term rental shall be per the procedure prescribed by the Director. The registration form, at a minimum, shall include the following:
(1) The name, address, phone number, and email address of the Host and an emergency contact residing or located in Jefferson County, Kentucky and/or within 25 miles of the short term rental that shall be responsible for addressing any maintenance, safety concerns, or nuisance complaints. The Host shall provide the emergency contact’s information to Transient Users prior to commencing their stays; and
(2) The location of the short term rental.
(B) A nonrefundable fee of $100 shall accompany the annual registration form of a short term rental.
(C) A registration shall expire one year from the date it is issued and shall be renewed annually.
(D) A change in Host, ownership, or tenancy of a dwelling unit used as short term rental invalidates any existing registration. The new Host, property owner, and/or tenant must apply for a registration in their name.
(Lou. Metro Ord. No. 217-2015, approved 1-5-2016, effective 8-1-2016; Lou. Metro Am. Ord. No. 70-2016, approved 5-27-2016; Lou. Metro Am. Ord. No. 56-2019, approved 5-8-2019) Penalty, see § 115.999