Renfrewshire Council

Public charitable collection licence

A public charitable collection permit is required to collect money in any street or public place within Renfrewshire Council where there is no sale of any articles, for the benefit of charitable or other purposes.

You can apply online or by completing the public charitable collection form.  This can be found in the related content section.  
If you are an exempt charity you can submit an online notification online notification for an exemption.