INITIAL CONTACT: City Clerk, 318 City Hall, 411 W. 1st St., Duluth MN 55802.
FORM: License Application.
FEE: See Fee Schedule.
TELEPHONE NUMBER: (218) 730-5500.
ISSUED TO THE FOLLOWING:
PEDDLER: Any person who carries merchandise and travels from place to place selling said merchandise. (Exemption - the licensing requirements of this article shall not be held to include persons selling for bona fide charitable and religious organizations when the entire profit of sales are used for a charitable purpose and do not result in private pecuniary gain to any of the sellers, or to persons who offer for sale or sell or who peddle from house to house or in the markets, vegetables, butter, eggs or other farm or garden products.)
SOLICITOR/CANVASSER: Anyone who goes about from place to place within the city taking or attempting to take orders for the retail sale of services or personal property of any nature whatsoever, for future performance or delivery.
TRANSIENT MERCHANT: Any person who temporarily sets up business out of a vehicle, trailer, boxcar, tent, other portable shelter, or empty store front for the purpose of selling goods. Individuals may not remain in one location for more than 14 consecutive days. Delivery and payment occur immediately.
PROCEDURE: Application and fee shall be filed with the City Clerk subject to approval by the Police Department and the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).