Solicitor Licenses and Peddler Permits

The purpose of Ordinance Chapter 162 entitled Peddling and Soliciting is to regulate the distribution of certain materials, canvassing, soliciting, peddling and other forms of door-to-door activities and outdoor activities within the Borough of Haddonfield. The registration of persons engaged in the above-mentioned activities with the Haddonfield Police Department is required so that the identity of persons going door to door within the Borough may be established so that the general crime and unethical and dishonest business practices in the solicitation of funds within the Borough and for the protection and maintenance of the health, safety and welfare of the inhabitants of the Borough.

All applicants are required to be fingerprinted. You must come to the Borough Hall (Room 101) to obtain the paperwork necessary to have the fingerprinting done at a specified third-party contractor. Your application will be processed five days from the date that you were fingerprinted.

Solicitation is allowed during the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday; see Code Chapter 162 for more details.