Itinerant Vendor Law and Legal Definition

An itinerant vendor is a vendor who travels from one place to another selling goods.

The following is an example of a state statute (Connecticut) defining the term:

According to Conn. Gen. Stat. § 21-27, ‘itinerant vendor’ means any person, whether principal or agent, who engages in a temporary or transient business in this state, either in one locality or in traveling from place to place, selling goods, wares and merchandise and who, for the purpose of carrying on such business, hires, leases or occupies any building or structure for the exhibition and sale of such goods, wares and merchandise.