Unit Group

6217 Street Vendors and Related Salespersons

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ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations
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6217 Street Vendors and Related Salespersons

Street Vendors and Related Salespersons sell goods and services on established routes, door-to-door, and at street and market locations.

Indicative Skill Level:

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications outlined below.

In Australia:

  • AQF Certificate I, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

In New Zealand:

  • NZQF Level 1 qualification, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

For some occupations a short period of on-the-job training may be required in addition to or instead of the formal qualification. In some instances no formal qualification or on-the-job training may be required.

Tasks Include:

  • collecting goods and transporting them along established routes, to door-to-door areas, and to street and market locations
  • displaying and demonstrating goods, and explaining the qualities of goods to customers
  • informing customers of new goods and services
  • receiving payments from customers and giving change
  • recording transactions on customer receipts and sales records
  • wrapping and packaging goods sold
  • developing lists of prospective customers and calling on them to obtain new business
  • ordering and purchasing goods for sale, and monitoring and maintaining stock levels
  • may attract attention by playing music, singing and calling out goods and services for sale


  • 621711 Cash Van Salesperson
  • 621712 Door-to-door Salesperson
  • 621713 Street Vendor

621711 Cash Van Salesperson

Drives a van or light truck on established routes to sell goods and services.

Skill Level: 5


  • Ice-cream Van Vendor
  • Milk Vendor

621712 Door-to-door Salesperson

Sells goods or services from door-to-door.

Skill Level: 5


  • Door-to-door Fundraising Collector
  • Party Plan Salesperson

621713 Street Vendor

Sells goods or services to customers at a street or market location.

Skill Level: 5


  • Market Stall Vendor
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