Who's knocking at my door?
Businesses that do not
have a store in Delhi Township must obtain a transient sales license
before engaging in door to door activity in Delhi Township.
Religious, political and non-profit activity as well as youth
fundraising is exempt.
here for a
list of the businesses that currently have a
transient sales license.
If someone comes to
your door and does not have a transient sales license, please call
the Sheriff's office at 694-0045 or the Clerk's office at 694-2135.
Who has to apply?
If you want to engage in transient sales,
our township ordinance requires that you apply for a Transient Sales
License. If you donít comply with the ordinanceís requirements, you
may be charged with a misdemeanor offense or subjected to other
You may apply if you are soliciting for a
school-approved fundraiser or other non-profit purpose, including
religious solicitation at no charge. However, it is not
How do I apply?
To apply, you must complete
application, which requires the following information:
The businessís name,
The businessís local and
The period during which the
business will engage in
transient sales, and
detailed description of the
goods or services for sale.
addition, each salesperson must
provide a copy of his or her
What requirements apply to my
you will use a motor vehicle for
your business, you must include
the following for each motor
The year, make, and model,
Copies of the registration
and proof of insurance.
How much does it cost to apply?
your application, you must remit
the following fees:
Township will hold the cash bond
for 30 days after the license
expires. It will be returned to
you at that time. However,
the cash bond may be held in
whole or in part if any Township
resident claims to have been
cheated by your business or
otherwise disturbed by your
What else should I know about
transient sales in the Township?
must not engage in transient
sales before 10 a.m. or after 9
p.m. Sound from your motor
vehicle (for example, music from
an ice cream truck) must be at a