What solicitor practices are prohibited?*

Under the Village Ordinance, certain solicitation practices are unlawful and prohibited.   Per Ordinance, solicitors may NOT:  

  • Continue to solicit upon any premises after having been requested by the owner or occupant to leave;
  • Solicit upon a premises posted against solicitation or peddling;
  • Use a plan, scheme or ruse, or make statements to indicate or imply that the purpose of the solicitation is other than to obtain orders or sales;
  • Cheat, deceive or fraudulently misrepresent while acting as a solicitor within the Village;
  • Interfere with vehicular, bicycles, or pedestrian traffic on any public right-of-way.

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1. Does the Village regulate door-to-door solicitors?*
2. What is required to obtain a solicitation permit?*
3. Are background checks performed as part of the solicitation permit process?*
4. Do solicitors need to identify themselves?*
5. What rules apply to door-to-door solicitors in the Village of Willowbrook?*
6. Are charities allowed to solicit donations at intersections?*
7. Are there areas within the Village where solicitation is not allowed?*
8. What solicitor practices are prohibited?*
9. How do I prevent solicitors from coming to my home?*
10. Are there exemptions?*