The Yarmouth Police Department wants to remind everyone of a simple procedure in which Town of Yarmouth residents can register to become part of a no-solicitation list to prevent door-to-door sales.
The new by-law does not affect religious or political organizations.
TOWN OF YARMOUTH NO KNOCK BY-LAW HIGHLIGHTS
Salespeople must obtain a door-to-door sales permit
No salespeople are allowed to enter property that is listed on a no-solicitation list maintained by police
Vehicles used by door-to-door salespeople must be labeled one ach side with letters at least 4 inches high stating “door-to-door sales”
No door-to-door sales can take place after 7PM or before 9AM
Violation of the law is punishable by a $300 fine in addition to any criminal penalties for trespassing
Click on the link to download the form Registration Form.