Solicitation Permits

Do I need a soliciting permit and how do I obtain one?

***Note - No door-to-door soliciting permits are being issued at this time due to COVID-19 Pandemic***

Every person desiring to engage in any transient retail business, soliciting or peddling in the Township of Derry shall first file an application with the Derry Township Police Department. Applications will be accepted Monday-Friday during normal business hours. Applicant must present Photo I.D. All soliciting permit application fees are $15.00, which must be submitted with application and are non-refundable. The license granted shall be valid for the month for which it has been approved. There will be no pro-ration for applications submitted for less than a full calendar month. It will take ten (10) business days to process.

Click here to download an application. 

Click here to read the Derry Township Ordinance regarding transient retail businesses.

PDF icon Application for Retail Merchants Permit