House to house collection permit

To conduct a house to house collection you must obtain a licence.


You can apply online or download the following application form:


Organisations can generally obtain national exemption orders if they have held house to-house collection licences in at least 70–100 local authority licensing areas for the 2 preceding years. There are currently 44 national exemption order holders.

Collection returns

You must submit a return within 1 month of your collection taking place.

You can submit your return online or download the following application form:

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