Solicitor Requirements

Village of Huntley local ordinance requires a permit be obtained for any canvasser, peddler, solicitor or itinerant merchant.  Permits are not required for public entities and/or religious organizations.   Failure to obtain a permit and/or any violations of the ordinance can result in fines up to $500.00 for each offense.

Fees
There are fees that must be paid during the permit process:
  • $25.00 application fee, and 
  • $50.00 fingerprint fee, per applicant.
All fees are due at the time of the application. The fees are nonrefundable.  

Application Requirements
  • Applications will only be accepted Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. 
  • Permits are good for ten soliciting days and are not renewable. 
  • Applicants will be contacted once the application is approved. Applicants should allow 3-6 weeks for the approval process. 
  • You must pick up your permit at the Police Department prior to soliciting and you must carry your permit with you. 
Permit Restrictions
  • Upon completion of your solicitation, you must return the permit to the Police Department. 
  • Solicitors are not to enter the property of any premise in the Village that states, “NO SOLICITORS INVITED.” 
  • No person shall engage in solicitation prior to 9:00 a.m. or after 9:00 p.m. of any day. No person shall engage in solicitation at any time on a Sunday or on a national holiday. 

Solicitor Permit Application