The City of La Porte requires a Solicitors Permit (PDF) for any individual, firm, organization or corporation (as well as their representatives, agents and employees) who engage in the business in the city of selling or offering for sale any goods or merchandise.
Search code ordinances regarding Solicitors Permits.
Types of Business Activity
Business may also include surveying, polling, or otherwise conducting a query from a person in order to obtain information or opinions to be analyzed from house-to-house or from place-to-place.
These types of sales occur upon or from a vehicle, in a temporary rental space, or from house-to-house or place-to-place.