Sample Letter Requesting an Application for a Government Program

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This sample letter requesting an application for a government program is perfect if you need to apply to a government branch for any application forms. Whether you need a permit for hosting a special event or to operate a business from your home, you must first apply to government for a license. If you are not able to go to the office overseeing the issuing of permits in person, you can request an application be sent by mail. To do so however, you’re letter must be written in a professional manner, and include vital information so that they know exactly what application to send you. To do so with ease, use our sample letter requesting an application for a government program.

How to Best Use Our Sample Letter Requesting an Application for a Government Program 

You’ll make the best use of our sample letter requesting an application for a government program by first understanding how it is formatted. In our examples we use the block style, which aligns all of the text to the left and separates it into sections or “blocks.” This gives the letter a professional appearance, and makes it easy to read and edit. With a bit of cutting and pasting you can quickly replace the contents of our sample letter requesting an application for a government program with that of your own.

Complete Sample Letter Requesting an Application for a Government Program 


Mrs. Ann Morgan
17 Elm St.
Fairview, MA 700542
Tel: 614-779-8973
Email: amorgan@email.com

June 11, 2008

Fairview Permits Office
100 Main St,
Fairview, MA 700542

Dear Sir/Madam,

I am writing to request an application for a permit to operate a business from my home located at the above address.

It is my plan to offer singing lessons for children and adults from Monday to Saturday, and between the hours of 9am and 6pm.

I have taken out a personal liability policy with my insurance company who alerted me to the fact that I need a license.

Please send the application along with any additional documentation I must fill out to the address provided above.

Many Regards,

Ann Morgan

Tips and Useful Sentences You Can Use with our Sample Letter Requesting an Application for a Government Program:

  • I am writing to request an application from your office to operate a home based business.
  • Would you please send me information about anything additional I must provide or requirements that must be met?
  • Make sure you are specific about what services you will be offering and any other details about your business that might be helpful.

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Category: Applying for Government Programs

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