City ordinance prohibits solicitation or distribution of handbills without first obtaining a written permit.
A Solicitor's Packet can be obtained in the Building Permits office and must be filled out and submitted in person. along with a non-refundable fee. The cost for a solicitation permit is $100 for the first applicant and $50 for each additional applicant.
A criminal background check through our police department will be performed on each applicant and you will be notified when the check has been completed. Please bring 2 passports type, 2" photos, for each solicitor to be used on the approved solicitor badge
Items required at time of applying:
State Issued ID
Company approval letter for soliciting on their behalf
Financial Rating Statement (BBB, etc)
Liability Insurance on vehicles used
Tax Permit, or state that tax is collected, if applicable
Applications are only accepted between the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday in the Building Permits office.