How do I get a solicitor’s permit?

Before filling out the solicitor's application, please read the codified ordinance linked in the following:

  • Step 1 - Read the law regarding solicitors
  • Step 2 - Obtain a background check (required for approval by the Village)
    • 2.1 Obtain a Webcheck through the Bureau of Criminal Investigations:
    • 2.11 The applicant must call 877-614-4364 to schedule their own appointment.
    • 2.2 Other location for Webchecks are listed on the Attorney General of Ohio website
    • 2.3 The applicant is required to do the Ohio "BCI check".
  • Step 3 - Complete the Application
    • 3.1 Submit the application, background check, $35 non-refundable fee
  • Step 4 - Review Process
    • 4.1 The Police Chief or her designee will assess the BCI form and will approve/disapprove it the application can be forwarded for processing.

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