The City of Live Oak requires a solicitor's permit when individuals are in the city selling items door to door or passing out flyers. An application for a solicitor's permit can be picked up from the Police Department and found on the "About Us" page of the Police Department.
The procedure for obtaining a solicitor's permit first requires a criminal history record check by scheduling your fingerprint appointment through Fingerprint Applicant Services of Texas (FAST) -- online at www.identogo.com or by calling 1-888-467-2080.
The application process requires a $10 application fee. The Police Department will issue badges at the time of issuance of the permit and they must be worn constantly while soliciting. Food vendors must contact 210-653-9140 extensions 244 or 386 for the food handling class.
This permit process does not apply to religious or political organizations.
For more information call 210-945-1700.