It shall be unlawful for any solicitor or canvasser as defined in § 141-2 to engage in that business within the limits of the township without first obtaining a permit and license therefor in compliance with the provisions of this chapter. Please check Rostraver Township Codes at www.generalcode.com Chapter 141 through Chapter 141-15 for Peddling and Soliciting.
- CANVASSER or SOLICITOR
- Any individual, whether resident of the Township of Rostraver or not, traveling either by foot, wagon, automobile, motor truck or any other type of conveyance from place to place, from house to house or from street to street, taking or attempting to take orders for sale of goods, wares and merchandise, personal property of any nature whatsoever for future delivery, or for services to be furnished or performed in the future, whether or not such individual has, carries or exposes for sale a sample of the subject of such sale or whether he is collecting advance payments on such sales or not, provided that this definition shall include any person who, for himself or for another person, firm or corporation, hires, leases, uses or occupies any building, structure, tent, railroad box car, boat, hotel room, lodging house, apartment, shop or any other place within the township for the sole purpose of exhibiting samples and taking orders for future delivery.
- TRANSIENT RETAIL MERCHANT
- Any person, firm or corporation, whether principal or agent, who shall hire, lease or occupy any room, building, vacant lot or other premises within the Township of Rostraver for a period of less than six months for the purposes of purchasing or selling or taking orders for any goods, wares or merchandise.
1. Application for permit and license to solicit and canvass for profit needs to be filled out.