OF BEVERLY HILLS
INSTRUCTIONS TO SOLICITORS
Application in its entirety and submit it to the Clerk's office. Fees
are $40 for the first application, $30 for each additional payable by check or
the applicant is an employee of a person engaged in soliciting, the name and address
of the employer, together with the credentials establishing the exact employer/employee
documentation showing the place of the wares, merchandise, services, items of
personal property or real property are located, manufactured or produced, where
such items are located at the time said application is filled and the proposed
method of delivery.
photographs of the applicant, one photograph being a photograph taken within 120
days prior to the date of filing of the application and the other photograph being
from the applicant's driver license, a copy of said driver license to be attached
to the applicant's application. The photograph that is not from the applicant's
driver license shall be at least 2" x 2" and shall show the head and
shoulders of the applicant in a clear and distinguishing manner. In the event
that the applicant does not have a driver license then the applicant shall submit
a second separate photograph with his/her application, said photograph being at
least 2" x 2" and showing the head and shoulders of the applicant in
a clear and distinguishing manner.
solicitor shall establish a fixed stand and/or store for solicitation upon any
street, road, highway, lane, sidewalk, driveway, alley or publicly owned property.
solicitor shall, on more than three (3) days per calendar year, solicit and/or
operate or maintain any place of solicitation on any street, road, highway and/or
lane and/or be permitted to use the driveways for soliciting in any manner that
requires the person wishing to respond to the solicitor, when engaged in the transaction,
to stand within the limits of the streets, roads, highways and/or lanes of the
Village. All solicitors soliciting on any street, road, highway and/or lane on
the three (3) permitted days per calendar year shall wear a safety vest approved
by the Village and shall also obtain a solicitation license as required by this
solicitor shall obstruct any street, road, highway, lane, alley, sidewalk or driveway.
solicitor shall enter upon and/or call upon a place of residence or business within
the Village after having been expressly notified by the occupant of the place
of residence or business or by a sign posted on the door facing the street of
the residence or business that no solicitation is desired, or whose addresses
are on a non-solicitation list.
and/or solicitations may be allowed with a seasonal license issued by the Village
of Beverly Hills as defined in the Definitions Section. Each person shall be issued
only one seasonal license per calendar year.
list of addresses of those persons not wanting solicitors to enter upon and/or
call upon their residence and/or place of business shall be given to each person
who files an application for a solicitation license in the Village of Beverly
solicitor shall threaten or harass any resident of the Village in the course of
their solicitation or in any way engage in any conduct which is or would tend
to create a nuisance.
may solicit door-to-door between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m.
- Any person or persons violating any of the provisions of this ordinance shall
be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by a
fine of not more than $500.00 plus costs of prosecution or by imprisonment for
not more than 90 days, or by both fine and costs and imprisonment in the discretion
of the court.