Solicitors and Peddlers
The City of Katy’s Ordinance No. 2243, regulates home solicitations, charitable solicitations, and itinerant merchants. Peddlers and solicitors must obtain a permit from, and register with the Katy Police Department.
A registered Solicitor will be wearing an identification card that is issued by the Katy Police Department and is clearly visible to the public. A registered Solicitor is allowed to be in the city during the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
If for any reason you believe that an individual may appear suspicious, please contact the Katy Police Department at 281.391.4848.
A person desiring that no merchant or other person engaged in solicitation at his/her residence/business shall exhibit in a conspicuous place upon or near the main entrance a weatherproof sign, at least one inch (1″) in height, in bold print containing the words… ‘NO SOLICITATION – SOLICITORS NOT ALLOWED ON PREMISES.”