Solicitors are required to apply for permits issued through the Bay Village Police Department. Non-profit organizations are exempt. Solicitation hours are 9 am to 8 pm, or sunset, whichever is earlier, Monday through Saturday. No soliciting on Sunday or any legal state or federal holiday.
Free stickers (PDF) are available at the Police Station that you can post on your property that state: No peddlers, solicitors or canvassers allowed.
No soliciting is permitted at homes on the Do Not Knock Registry. The registry is updated every two weeks. It is the responsibility of the Solicitor/Peddler to have a current printed list with them when out soliciting.
To register for the Do Not Knock program, fill out the online form or contact the Police Department at 440-871-1234. Paper application forms are also available at City Hall, the Police Department, and Dwyer Senior Center.