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Business-Related Licenses, Permits & Fees

By-laws established by Council require certain types of businesses to obtain licenses or permits in order to operate.  Depending on the nature of the business as well as where the property or building is located, related fees may apply. Business licensing, building permit and development fees and permits required can be reviewed in this section.

Business Licensing

The Clerk’s Department issues licenses for specific businesses as determined by Council.

Business Permits and Development Fees and Permits

When changes are being considered for your property, there are a number of fees and/or permits that may be applicable/required depending on what is proposed and where the property/building is located.

Business Registration

To operate a business in Ontario using anything but your legal name you must register with the Province of Ontario