Title 147 Peddling and Soliciting – Also known as the “Solicitation Ordinance” of Lower Makefield Township states that a license is required and no person shall engage in soliciting or peddling in the Township of Lower Makefield without first having been granted a license as herein provided.
For a complete listing of the ordinance go to www.lmt.org, move your cursor over “Township Information” and then click on “Code Book”.
Below is a SAMPLE picture of the permit (for profit and Non-Profit) that is issued by the police department, after a background check has been conducted on the applicant(s). The ‘for profit’ permit will have a facial photo of the individual and information relating to the applicant’s vehicle on the back, if one is used for the purpose of soliciting in Lower Makefield Township.
Lower Makefield Twp. residents should ALWAYS ask any solicitor at their door for Township issued identification for soliciting. Do not do business with any solicitor that cannot produce a valid permit. Additionally, please call the police dispatcher (215-493-4011) so our patrols can check them out.
Valid permits may be obtained for up to one(1) year . The expiration date is prominent on the permits.
NOTE: As of 7/8/14, the following Solicitors have had the permits revoked, and will not be eligible for permits in the future. Any contact with these companies should be called into the Police immediately (215-493-4011):
* Renewal By Andersen. Replacement Windows.
* Power Windows and Siding.
List of Solicitors with Township Permits (as of 11/9/16):
|LIST SORTED BY ISSUE DATE (expirations vary from 1 month to 1 year)|
|2016-019||Jeffrey Revak||Edward Jones||11/9/2016||11/9/2017|
|2016-018||Zachary Battle||Vivint Solar||11/3/2016||11/3/2017|
|2016-017||Anthony Flores||Vivint Solar||10/6/2016||10/6/2017|
|2016-016||Joel Perez||Vivint Solar||9/27/2016||9/27/2017|
|2016-012||Deborah Castillejo||Vivint Solar||9/1/2016||9/1/2017|
|NON-PROFIT||Edgar Ford||Golden Youth Program||8/31/2016||8/31/2017|
|NON-PROFIT||Sinia Parker||PENN PIRG||8/31/2016||8/31/2017|
|NON-PROFIT||PENN PIRG||PENN PIRG||8/31/2016||8/31/2017|
|NON-PROFIT||PENN PIRG||PENN PIRG||8/15/2016||8/15/2017|
|NON-PROFIT||PENN ENVIRONMENT||PENN ENVIRONMENT||6/14/2016||6/14/2017|
|2016-010||Joseph Kazanjian||Linda’s Italian Ice||6/16/2016||7/16/2017|
|NON-PROFIT||GOLDEN YOUTH PROGRAM||GOLDEN YOUTH PROGRAM||6/7/2016||6/7/2017|
|NON-PROFIT||CLEAN WATER ACTION||CLEAN WATER ACTION||6/3/2016||6/3/2017|
|2016-008||Abdelhalim Jebrin||Jack & Jill Ice Cream||5/19/2016||5/20/2017|
|2016-007||Lou Jammer||Jammer Doors & Afton Sedan Services||05/13/2016||05/13/2017|
|2016-001||Ethan Shiller||Firstrust Financial Resources||03/14/2016||03/14/2017|