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Peddler/Transient Merchant/Canvasser Application

  1. LICENSE APPLICATION FOR PEDDLERS, CANVASSERS, & TRANSIENT MERCHANTS
    Non-Refundable License Fee: $75 includes background check. THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS MUST BE ANSWERED COMPLETELY. The application is online only. Payment is check or cash. The application will sit in a queue until payment is received. Any applications without payment within 7 days are considered rejected.
  2. This photo will be used for your license.
  3. Have you (within the last 5 years) been convicted of any crime or ordinance violation related to your business solicitations?*
  4. ONLY if the applicant is not a Waukesha County resident or represents a firm whose principal place of business is located outside of the State.
  5. ONLY if selling food. This license will come from the County or State.
  6. License must be PRINTED AND VISIBLY WORN while walking around the Village. Failure to do so will cause an automatic cancellation of the license.
  7. If your business requires a weighing or measuring device, this application must be accompanied by a certificate indicating that the device’s accuracy has been certified by a scale testing agency. If your business/solicitation involves the handling of food or clothing and if such activity is required to be certified under the law, such certificate must be presented when filing this registration. A Non-Refundable Seventy-five dollar ($75) per person fee must accompany this application; except that charitable organization applicants shall be exempt from the fee provided that such organization is registered under §440.41 Wis. Stats. and provides documentation. A driver’s license or other government issued photo identification will be required when filing this registration.
  8. Acknowledgement
    By submitting this document electronically, I, the undersigned, hereby appoint the Village Clerk of the Village of Elm Grove, whomever holds that office from time to time, as my agent authorized to accept service of process in any civil action brought against me arising out of my sale or service performed by me in connection with my sales or solicitation activities in the Village of Elm Grove. Said Village Clerk is authorized to accept service of process on me only in the event that, after reasonable efforts have been made, said service of process cannot be served on me personally. I do hereby swear that the information I have given in this document is true, correct, and complete.
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