Door to Door Solicitor
City Ordinance Section 9-286
The City of Williamsburg requires all persons that go from place to place or house to house in the city for the purpose of, selling or taking orders for or offering to sell or take orders for goods, wares or merchandise, or any article for future delivery, or for services to be performed in the future, needs to obtain a "Solicitor Permit" from the Williamsburg Police Department.
It is requested that the citizens of Williamsburg help achieve the adherence of this ordinance for all door to door solicitations. If an unlicensed solicitor is at your door, contact the Williamsburg Police Department at (757) 220-2331 immediately.
For the complete ordinance on solicitation refer to:
City Ordinance Article VII Solicitors Sec. 9-286 through 9-328.
For Solicitor Permit applications click here
For additional information on fraud, visit the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.