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Solicitors Permit Application (11.2kb)

City Ordinance requires that all solicitors and handbill distributors have a permit. These permits are obtained at the College Station Police Department, located at 2611 Texas Ave.

Solicitor and handbill distributor permits are valid for a period of 30 days and shall be accompanied by a fee of $50. Solicitors/handbill permits may be renewed upon payment of $25 if during the active permit period.

To obtain a solicitor or handbill distributor permit, please print the Solicitors Permit Application (11.2kb) and fill out completely. (The application is in the Adobe portable document format (pdf).

The applicant must also attach certain documentation to the application in order for it to be considered complete, including the following:

  • Copy of Charter or Articles of Incorporation and current listing of directors, partners, and principals (any company listed on the American or New York Stock Exchange is exempt from this requirement)
  • Copy of permit to do business in Texas for foreign corporation
  • Copy of sales tax permit (for local businesses)

Bring the completed application and required attachments, along with the appropriate fees to the College Station Police Department, located at 2611 Texas Avenue S.

For more detailed information or assistance, please contact Jennifer Ginsel at
(979) 764-6277 or by email at

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Last updated: 4/2/2015 9:58:43 AM