Unfortunately the sound quality issues we experienced earlier today have returned. We have escalated the original report to our telephony provider and they are working to resolve the issue. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.
House to house collection permit
If you want to collect money or property, door to door, from houses or businesses, you will need a house to house collection permit.
If you are 16 or over you can apply or take part in a house to house collection.
Charities who hold an exemption issued to them by the Secretary of State do not need to apply for a house to house collection permit. A permit is also not needed if the Chief Constable of the Police for our area grants an Exemption Certificate.
You can apply to collect for a time of up to 12 months.
Once we have received and checked your application we will send you a:
- copy of the house to house regulations 1947
- statement form
You must return the statement form to us no later than a month after your collection, completed with the amounts you have raised and any deductions.
Send the completed form to:
PO Box 866
We will issue your permit within 1 month.
Laws and regulation
House to house collection permits are issued under the House to House Collections Act 1939.